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Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States
ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Defense, United States. Dept. of State
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Pagination21 leaves ;
Number of Pages21
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legislative authorities: The Arms Export Control Act (AECA) (22 U.S.C. et seq.), as. Foreign defense article or defense service means any article or service described on the U.S. Munitions List of non-U.S. origin. Unless otherwise provided in this subchapter, the terms defense article and defense service refer to both U.S.

and foreign origin defense articles and defense services described on the U.S. Munitions List. A defense article or defense service is. Section of the Foreign Assistance Act (FAA) ofas amended (22 U.S.C. § ), and Section of the Consolidated Appropriations Act, (Division J - Foreign Operations, and Related Programs Appropriations Act, ) (P.L.

), requires that each year, the Secretary of Defense and the Secretary of State shall jointly prepare and submit to the. nation may lose (a) its U.S. Foreign Military Financing, (b) its loan guarantees for purchases of U.S.

defense articles and services, (c) its rights to have previously purchased U.S. defense articles or services delivered, (d) its rights to have previously made agreements for the sale of U.S. defense articles or services carried out.

Defense articles and/or services provided to U.S. industry must be accomplished pursuant to applicable statutory authority including AECA, section 30 (22 U.S.C. ), which authorizes the sale of defense articles or defense services to U.S. companies at not less than their estimated replacement cost (or actual cost in the case of services) for.

Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO provided information on: (1) proposed and actual transfers of, and the value of excess defense articles (EDA) provided to, Israel, Egypt, Turkey, Greece, Portugal, Morocco, and Oman; and (2) the status of equipment transfers to five North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) found that: (1) the Department of Defense.

Provide foreign governments with information they need to help them decide whether to buy U.S. defense articles and services.

This information might concern the acquisition, use, and training needed to obtain these items; Evaluate host countries' military capabilities, in order to process security assistance requests.

Each U.S. Government and U.S. contractor employee must provide a written assurance that their presentation has been cleared for foreign disclosure in compliance with DoD Directive (reference ff). The written assurance will be provided to the DoD Component representative that is designated to manage the security aspects of the meeting(s).

C Authorities. C Security Cooperation Organization (SCO). Section (a) of the Foreign Assistance Act (FAA) ofas amended, authorizes the President to assign U.S. military personnel overseas to manage security assistance (SA) programs administered by the Department of Defense (DoD).

The generic term SCO encompasses all DoD elements. This guide is intended to provide information for businesses and individuals regarding the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA). The guide has been prepared by the staff of the Criminal Division of the U.S. Department of Justice and the Enforcement Division of the U.S.

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End-use monitoring (EUM) refers to the steps we take to ensure that defense articles or services we have provided are used, secured, and accounted for, consistent with section 40(a) of the AECA, our license terms, and in accordance with our agreements with the foreign government or international organizations.

Control Act (AECA) and a fundamental tool of U.S. foreign policy in support of our national security and defense strategies. •Section 3 of the AECA, provides that the USG may sell defense articles and services to foreign countries and international organizations when the President formally finds that to do so will strengthen the security of the.

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agreements in which two or more countries commit to help each other for defense, economic, scientific, or other reasons. Department of State principal organization for carrying out U. Section of the Foreign Assistance Act of (22 U.S.C.

§h) allows U.S. defense articles stored in war reserve stocks to be transferred to a foreign government through Foreign Military Sales or through grant military assistance, such as FMF.

defense articles, military training, and other defense-related services by grant, loan, credit, or cash sales to advance national policies and objectives. SA is generally overseen by DOS, and in many cases administered by DOD as SC.

SC is the group of programs or activities employed by DOD in cooperation with PNs to. The Department of State regulates the temporary import of defense articles. Permanent imports of defense articles into the United States are regulated by the Department of the Justice's Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives under the direction of the Attorney General (see 27 CFR parts,and ).

[71 FRApr. 21, ]. Defense articles declared as excess by the U.S. military can be offered to foreign governments or international organizations in support of U.S. national security and foreign policy objectives.

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