ITAR reformation

This is a little old, but I finally noticed it.  Although the article is light on details, it seems to be promising.


Obama to loosen rules on technology exports


But a fact sheet released by the administration Monday described how the regulations could prove onerous and self-defeating by, for example, impeding the export of routine equipment such as heavy brake pads widely used on fire trucks and other large vehicles just because they could also be used on an M1A1 tank.

Obama said the aim of the new system is “to build higher walls around the export of our most sensitive items while allowing the export of less critical ones under less restrictive conditions.”


Published in: on September 9, 2010 at 6:08 pm  Leave a Comment  

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