No More Special Licenses For Some Exports To Sudan

Law360, New York (September 9, 2009, 1:52 PM EDT) -- The Office of Foreign Assets Control has lifted a requirement for special licenses from the U.S. government to export agricultural commodities, medicine and medical devices to certain areas of Sudan that the U.S. has already exempted from other sanctions.

In a notice published Wednesday in the Federal Register, OFAC said it was making the change to resolve tension between an executive order governing exports to the country and the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000, or TSRA.

Instead of a specific license, exportation...
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