NPFC - DOD D 2040.2
International Transfers of Technology, Articles, and Services
|Publication Date:||10 July 2008|
Reissues DoD Directive 2040.2 (Reference (a)) as a DoD Instruction pursuant to the authority of the Under Secretary of Defense for Policy (USD(P)) in Deputy Secretary of Defense Memorandum (Reference (b)).
Establishes policy, assigns responsibility, and provides instructions for the international transfer of dual-use and defense-related technology, articles, and services, by implementing relevant portions of section 1701 et seq. of title 50, United States Code (U.S.C.) (Reference (c)); section 2751 et seq. of title 22, U.S.C. (Reference (d)); National Disclosure Policy No. 1 (Reference (e)); DoD Directive 5230.11 (Reference (f)); DoD Directive 2010.6 (Reference (g)); DoD Directive 5105.72 (Reference (h)); National Security Directive No. 42 (Reference (i)); National Security Telecommunications and Information Systems Security Policy No. 8 (Reference (j)); DoD Directive 5530.3 (Reference (k)); DoD Instruction 5000.2 (Reference (l)); DoD Directive 5200.39 (Reference (m)); section 2537 of title 10, U.S.C. (Reference (n)); DoD 5105.38-M (Reference (o)); DoD Directive 5106.01 (Reference (p)); DoD Instruction 5505.2 (Reference (q)); parts 730- 744 of title 15, Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) (Reference (r)); parts 120-130 of title 22, CFR (Reference (s)); and section 1342b (a)(3) of title 8, U.S.C. (Reference (t)).
Directs the use of a DoD automated export license system.
Applies to Office of the Secretary of Defense, the Military Departments, the Office of the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and the Joint Staff, the Combatant Commands, the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Defense (IG DoD), the Defense Agencies, the DoD Field Activities, and all other organizational entities in the Department of Defense (hereafter referred to collectively as the "DoD Components").
Applies to all means of technology transfer and shall be implemented through such processes as dual-use export licensing; munitions export licensing; security cooperation (including Foreign Military Sales (FMS)); exceptions to National Disclosure Policy; and DoD research, development, and acquisition activities, including international agreements.
Does not affect policies, procedures, and responsibilities contained in References (e) and (f) concerning disclosures of classified military information.