- What are export controls?
- Is anything excluded from export control laws?
- What happens if we violate the export control laws?
- How can export controls affect my research?
- What kinds of projects raise export control questions?
- Is my project subject to Export Controls?
- What do I need to do?
- Where can I get help?
- What is the License/No License Flow Chart?
The following provide more detailed information on export controls and how they may apply to your research:
- Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 CFR §§730-774
- EAR Commodity Control List (CCL, a listing of goods and related technology subject to the EAR), 15 CFR §774, Supp. 1
- EAR CCL Alphabetical Index
- EAR 99 (additional “catch-all” category of goods/technology subject to the EAR but not on the CCL), 15 CFR §734.3(a)
- EAR "Deemed Export Q&A"
- "Steps for Using the EAR," 15 CFR §732
- Bureau of Industry and Security, US Department of Commerce; regulates goods and technologies subject to the EAR
- International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), 22 CFR §§120-130
- ITAR Amendments from April 1, 2004 through March 31, 2005
- ITAR US Munitions List (USML, a listing of defense articles, defense services, and related technical data subject to ITAR), 22 CFR §121.1
- Directorate of Defense Trade Controls, US Department of State; controls the export and temporary import of defense articles and defense services subject to ITAR
Administers and enforces economic and trade sanctions against targeted foreign countries, terrorists, international drug traffickers, and those engaged in activities related to the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction
- OFAC Boycotted Countries List most recently updated list at
- OFAC List of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons List (most recently updated list at http://www.treasury.gov/resource-center/sanctions/SDN-List/Pages/default.aspx)