Export Controls

Reform Overview

SIA has led the industry’s efforts to improve to the U.S. export licensing and policy framework for satellites, components, technical data, and ground equipment. The final reforms have now been published, and will be fully implemented as of November 10, 2014.

SIA Press Release on Publication of Reforms Satellite Export Regulations

U.S. Department of State Final Rule – Revision of U.S. Munitions List Category XV
SIA Additional Comments on Remote Sensing Technology

U.S. Department of Commerce Final Rule – Control of Spacecraft Systems and Related Items the President Determines No Longer Warrant Control Under the United States Munitions List

Rulemaking Process

U.S. Department of State Proposed Rule – Revision of U.S. Munitions List Category XV
SIA Comments on U.S. Department of State Proposed Rule

U.S. Department of Commerce Proposed Rule – Control of Spacecraft Systems and Related Items the President Determines No Longer Warrant Control Under the United States Munitions List (USML)
SIA Comments on U.S. Department of Commerce Proposed Rule

SIA-AIA Fact Sheet on Satellite Export Control Reform Implementation

Reference Documents

Legislative History

Resources

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