International Programs Security. Transfer of Classified Material. Overview. Laws, Regulations & Explanations Foreign Military Sales vs Direct Commercial Sales Freight Transfers Hand Carriage. Overview (cont). Responsibilities Contractor
Transfer of Classified Material
Agreements are negotiated by the U.S. with foreign governments that address security controls, protection and assurances for classified information
This law is the legal basis for security requirements of most int’l programs
Key Legal Elements for Int’l Programs:
State Dept- Directorate of Defense Trade Controls (DTC)
Any company that manufactures or exports defense articles, or furnishes defense services is required to register. Manufacturers who do not engage in exporting must nevertheless register. ITAR 122.1
A document prepared IAW NISPOM 10-402 defining transportation arrangements when classified material is shipped as freight to and/or from the U.S.