31 CFR 800.101 - Scope.

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§ 800.101 Scope.

The regulations in this part implement section 721 of title VII of the Defense Production Act of 1950 (50 U.S.C. App. 2170), as amended, hereinafter referred to as “section 721.” The definitions in this part are applicable to section 721 and these regulations. The principal purpose of section 721 is to authorize the President to suspend or prohibit any covered transaction when, in the President's judgment, there is credible evidence to believe that the foreign person exercising control over a U.S. business might take action that threatens to impair the national security, and when provisions of law other than section 721 and the International Emergency Economic Powers Act ( 50 U.S.C. 1701- 1706), do not, in the judgment of the President, provide adequate and appropriate authority for the President to protect the national security in the matter before the President. It is also a purpose of section 721 to authorize the Committee to mitigate any threat to the national security of the United States that arises as a result of a covered transaction.

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

Executive Order ... 11858

Title 31 published on 17-Nov-2018 03:48

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 31 CFR Part 800 after this date.

  • 2018-10-11; vol. 83 # 197 - Thursday, October 11, 2018
    1. 83 FR 51316 - Provisions Pertaining to Certain Investments in the United States by Foreign Persons
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      DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY, Office of Investment Security
      Interim rule.
      Effective date: These provisions are effective October 11, 2018. Applicability date: See § 800.103. Comment date: Written comments must be received by November 10, 2018.
      31 CFR Part 800