New export control and CFIUS restrictions on emerging technologies becoming a reality

The Commerce Department is soliciting public input on identification of certain "emerging technologies" for purposes of new export controls and the recently expanded jurisdiction of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).

The Commerce Department's Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) yesterday published in the Federal Register an advanced notice of proposed rule-making (ANPRM) requesting the public's assistance in developing criteria for defining and identifying emerging technologies that are essential to U.S. national security, including identifying specific areas of emerging technology. This is an initial step in fulfilling the mandate of the Commerce Department set forth in section 1758 of the Export Control Reform Act (ECRA) to identify and control the export of emerging and foundational technologies through an interagency process.

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