Export Compliance Acknowledgement Form
(to be completed by applicants operating under FOCI without DSS-approved mitigation instrument)
I understand that, as a member of the National Armaments Consortium (NAC), my organization may be granted access to information that may be subject
to one or more export control laws and regulations of the U.S. Government and that the information may fall under the control/ jurisdiction of
either the Department of State or the Department of Commerce. This may occur through information made available through the NAC Members-Only Site
and/or NAC or Government-sponsored events.
I understand that it is unlawful to export, or attempt to export or otherwise transfer or sell any hardware or technical data or furnish any
service to any foreign person, whether abroad or in the United States (U.S.), for which a license or written approval of the U.S. Government is
required, without first obtaining the required license or written approval from the department of the U.S. Government having jurisdiction.
I understand that, in the ITAR (§ 120.16), a foreign person means any natural person who is not a lawful permanent resident as defined by 8
U.S.C.1101(a)(20) or who is not a protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3). It also means any foreign corporation, business
association, partnership, trust, society or any other entity or group that is not incorporated or organized to do business in the U.S., as well as
international organizations, foreign governments and any agency or subdivision of foreign governments.
I understand that my organization is responsible for compliance with any and all U.S. Government export controls and regulations and that, if my
organization violates them, it could result upon conviction in severe criminal and civil penalties (including substantial fines, imprisonment,
seizure of controlled products and technical data, and/or suspension/removal of export privileges) for my organization and/or individuals from my
I further understand that sale or transfer of products or technical data to individuals, entities and countries named in the lists referenced in
the Lists of Prohibited Individuals, Entities and Countries are strictly prohibited.
Applicant acknowledges that it has read and understands its export compliance responsibilities, to which the applicant agrees to meet its obligation, in
its entirety, and is undertaking and has caused this Acknowledgment Form to be signed by its duly authorized representative on the date set forth below: