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Financial Institution Letters

Office of Foreign Assets Control
Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons
FIL-124-2008
November 3, 2008


Summary: The Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control has released its Quarterly Report of Licensing Activities.

Highlights:

  • OFAC has released its Quarterly Report of Licensing Activities pursuant to Section 906(b) of the Trade Sanctions Reform and Export Enhancement Act of 2000 (TSRA), covering activities undertaken by the Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) under Section 906(a)(1) of the TSRA from April through June 2008.
  • Under the procedures established in its TSRA-related regulations, OFAC processes license applications requesting authorization to export agricultural commodities, medicine and medical devices to Iran and Sudan under the one-year specific licensing regime set forth in Section 906 of the TSRA.
  • OFAC information also may be found on the Internet at http://www.treas.gov/offices/enforcement/ofac.
  • For further information about Executive Orders, the list of blocked accounts or the procedures to block accounts, please call OFAC's Compliance Programs Division at 1-800-540-6322.

Distribution:
FDIC-Supervised Banks (Commercial and Savings)

Suggested Routing:
Chief Executive Officer
BSA Compliance Officer

Related Topics:
Office of Foreign Assets Control

Attachment:
None

Contact:
Review Examiner B. C. Hamilton at
SASFIL@FDIC.gov or (202) 898-3673

Printable Format:
FIL-124-2008 - PDF (PDF Help)

Note:
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Last Updated 11/3/2008 communications@fdic.gov