Webinar – Introduction to Encryption Export Controls

On Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, BIS offered a 90-minute webinar on the encryption provisions of the Export Administration Regulations.  This overview covered encryption items controlled in Category 5, Part 2 of the Commerce Control List, various exclusions from control, encryption mass market provisions (section 742.15), License Exception ENC (section 740.17), licensing policy, and special provisions related to publicly available encryption software.  

For a recording of this webinar, CLICK HERE.
For a transcript of this webinar, CLICK HERE.

Handouts used with this webinar are linked below:

License Exception ENC Chart
Mass market Chart

Single country ELA standard conditions

Worldwide ELA CUESS condition


Deemed Exports Module: 
Introduction to BIS Deemed Export Policies (35:24)


Antiboycott Compliance Module:
Overview of the Antiboycott Provisions of the Export Administration Regulations (15:19)

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The following archived webinar broadcasts are available for viewing free of charge. The slide presentation is also available in PDF format to download and print.

June 22, 2009
EAR Compliance Webinar in Automated Export System Electronic Export Information Filings
Video | PDF

May 28, 2008
Embargoes and Other Sanctions Webinar
Video | PDF

April 15, 2008
Deemed Export Advisory Committee Report
Video | PDF

October 18, 2007
An Introduction to Commercial Export Licensing Requirements (Spanish Language Version)
Video | PDF

August 29, 2007
Intermediate Deemed Exports
Video | PDF

June 20, 2007
Revisions and Clarification of Export and Reexport Controls for the People's Republic of China (PRC); New Authorization Validated End-User; Revision of the Import Certificate and PRC End-User Statement Requirements
Video | PDF

May 15, 2007
An Introduction to Commercial Export Licensing Requirements
Video | PDF

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Other Resources  

Department of Treasury Links and Information on 1976 Tax Reform Act:

Boycott Provision of the Internal Revenue Code 26, USC Sec. 999

Department of Treasury Guidelines Concerning International Boycotts

Boycott Guidelines
43 FR 3454
44 FR 66272
49 FR 18061
52 FR 2511

Information Concerning Treasury Guidelines:

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