H.R.3627 - To amend the Export Administration Act of 1979 with respect to the control of computers and related equipment.103rd Congress (1993-1994)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cantwell, Maria [D-WA-1] (Introduced 11/22/1993)|
|Committees:||House - Foreign Affairs|
|Latest Action:||02/09/1994 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H397) (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.3627 — 103rd Congress (1993-1994)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (11/22/1993)
Amends the Export Administration Act of 1979 to grant the Secretary of Commerce exclusive authority to control exports of all computer hardware, software, and technology for information security (including encryption), except any specifically designed or modified for military use.
Exempts specified items from license requirements.
Instructs the Secretary to authorize the export or reexport under specified circumstances of software with encryption capabilities for nonmilitary end-uses.