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15 CFR--PART 740

View Printed Federal Register page 85 FR 46000 in PDF format.

Amendment(s) published July 31, 2020, in 85 FR 46000

Effective Dates: July 31, 2020

2. Section 740.2 is amended by revising paragraphs (a)(12) and (13) introductory text and by adding new paragraph (a)(23) to read as follows:

§740.2   Restrictions on all License Exceptions.

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(12) The item is described in a 9x515 or “600 series” ECCN and is destined to, shipped from, or was manufactured in a destination listed in Country Group D:5 or Hong Kong (see Supplement No. 1 to part 740 of the EAR), except that:

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(13) “600 series” items that are controlled for missile technology (MT) reasons may not be exported, reexported, or transferred (in-country) under License Exception STA (§740.20 of the EAR). Items controlled under ECCNs 9D610.b, 9D619.b, 9E610.b, or 9E619.b or .c are not eligible for license exceptions except for License Exception GOV (§740.11(b)(2) of the EAR). Only the following license exceptions may be used to export “600 series” items to destinations other than those identified in Country Group D:5 or Hong Kong (see Supplement No. 1 to part 740 of the EAR):

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(23) The item is subject to the EAR and is for export to Hong Kong, reexport to Hong Kong or transfer (in-country) within Hong Kong under License Exceptions LVS—Shipments of Limited Value (§740.3); GBS—Shipments to Group B Countries (§740.4); TSR—Technology and Software under Restriction (§740.6); APP—Computers, Tier 1 only (§740.7(c)); TMP Temporary Imports, Exports, Reexports, and Transfers (in-country)—(§740.9(a)(11) and (b)(2)(ii)(C) and (b)(5) only); RPL—Servicing and Replacement Parts and Equipment (§740.10(a)(3)(viii), (a)(4), (b)(1) except as permitted to Country Group D:5, and (b)(3)(i)(F) and (ii)(C) only); GOV—Cooperating Governments only (§740.11(c)(1)); GFT—Gift Parcels (except as permitted by §740.12(a)(3)); TSU Technology and Software Unrestricted—only §740.13(f); BAG—Baggage (except as permitted by §740.14(d)); AVS Aircraft, Vessels, and Spacecraft—(§740.15(b)(1), (b)(2), (c), and (f) only); APR—Additional Permissive Reexports (§740.16(a) and (j)); and STA—Strategic Trade Authorization (§740.20). Reexports of items subject to the EAR from Hong Kong under License Exception APR §740.16(a) are also restricted.

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