DDTC Publishes Updates on Website

The State Department's Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DDTC) published several updates to its website in September:

    ·    Updated Guidance for Licensing of Foreign Persons Employed by a U.S. Person (9.30.09)

    ·    DDTC announcement that it will no longer process DSP Amendments for Value or Quantity Changes (9.30.09)

    ·    Announcement of a New Commodity Jurisdiction (CJ) Form, DS-4076, is available for use, which will be processed as a paper document, but in the future, will be required to be submitted electronically (9.30.09)

    ·    DSP119 forms may now only be used to amend DSP85 licenses. To amend a DSP-5, DSP-61 or DSP-73 license, the applicant must submit the companion amendment form via DTRADE-2 (9.25.09)

    ·    DSP-83 Requirements for Licensing of Chemical Agent Resistant Coatings (CARC) Paint - Category XIV(f)(5) (9.14.09)

    ·    The List of Statutorily Debarred Parties has been updated (9.14.09) 

    ·    Use of USML Category XXI now requires a copy of a DDTC Commodity Jurisdiction identifying USML Cat XXI or an official letter from the Director of the Office of Defense Trade Controls Policy granting permission to use Cat XXI (9.08.09)