15 CFR 734.7 - Published.

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§ 734.7 Published.

(a) Except as set forth in paragraph (b) of this section, unclassified “technology” or “software” is “published,” and is thus not “technology” or “software” subject to the EAR, when it has been made available to the public without restrictions upon its further dissemination such as through any of the following:

(1) Subscriptions available without restriction to any individual who desires to obtain or purchase the published information;

(2) Libraries or other public collections that are open and available to the public, and from which the public can obtain tangible or intangible documents;

(3) Unlimited distribution at a conference, meeting, seminar, trade show, or exhibition, generally accessible to the interested public;

(4) Public dissemination (i.e., unlimited distribution) in any form (e.g., not necessarily in published form), including posting on the Internet on sites available to the public; or

(5) Submission of a written composition, manuscript, presentation, computer-readable dataset, formula, imagery, algorithms, or some other representation of knowledge with the intention that such information will be made publicly available if accepted for publication or presentation:

(i) To domestic or foreign co-authors, editors, or reviewers of journals, magazines, newspapers or trade publications;

(ii) To researchers conducting fundamental research; or

(iii) To organizers of open conferences or other open gatherings.

(b) Published encryption software classified under ECCN 5D002 remains subject to the EAR unless it is publicly available encryption object code software classified under ECCN 5D002 and the corresponding source code meets the criteria specified in § 742.15(b) of the EAR.

[ 81 FR 35602, June 3, 2016, as amended at 81 FR 64668, Sept. 20, 2016]

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United States Code
U.S. Code: Title 50, APPENDIX - WAR AND NATIONAL DEFENSE
U.S. Code: Title 50 - WAR AND NATIONAL DEFENSE
Presidential Documents

Executive Order ... 12938

Executive Order ... 13020

Executive Order ... 13026

Executive Order ... 13222

Executive Order ... 13637

Notice ... Aug. 8, 2013

Notice ... Nov. 7, 2013

Title 15 published on 2015-12-05

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 15 CFR Part 734 after this date.

  • 2017-01-23; vol. 82 # 13 - Monday, January 23, 2017
    1. 82 FR 7641 - Updated Statements of Legal Authority for the Export Administration Regulations
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, Bureau of Industry and Security
      Final rule.
      The rule is effective January 23, 2017.
      15 CFR Parts 730, 734, 736, 742, 744, and 745

Title 15 published on 2015-12-05.

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  • 2017-01-23; vol. 82 # 13 - Monday, January 23, 2017
    1. 82 FR 7641 - Updated Statements of Legal Authority for the Export Administration Regulations
      GPO FDSys: XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, Bureau of Industry and Security
      Final rule.
      The rule is effective January 23, 2017.
      15 CFR Parts 730, 734, 736, 742, 744, and 745