Export control reform advances with first formal notification to Congress of control list changes
18 March 2013Export Controls Alert
On Thursday, 7 March 2013, the Obama administration took a major step in its export control reform initiative: the submission of its first formal notification to Congress of proposed changes to the State Department’s U.S. Munitions List. The notification, which was required under Section 38(f) of the Arms Export Control Act, relates to the movement of certain military aircraft, aircraft parts, and gas turbine engines to the Commerce Department’s Commerce Control List.