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Commerce revises export rules to boost U.S. standards development on critical tech

September 9, 2022

Via: FCW

The Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security drew praise from industry leaders for nixing a license requirement to release technology controlled by Export Administration Regulations—so long as it is for “standards-related activity.”

“This interim final rule … amends the Export Administration Regulations to authorize the release of specified items subject to the EAR without a license when that release occurs in the context of a ‘standards-related activity,’ as defined in this rule,” reads a notice set to publish in the Federal Register Friday.

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