Frequently Asked Questions

343. Does General License D-1 authorize the exportation to Iran and importation into the United States of personal communication devices by persons travelling from the United States to Iran and back to the United States?

Answer

Yes. As amended, General License (GL) D-1 authorizes both the exportation, reexportation, or provision to Iran and the importation into the United States by an individual entering the United States directly or indirectly from Iran, of software authorized by 31 C.F.R. § 560.540 paragraph (a)(2) and software and hardware authorized by paragraphs (a)(2) and (a)(3) of GL D-1, provided that the items were previously exported, reexported, or provided by the individual to Iran. See GL D-1, paragraph (a)(5) and the Note to paragraphs (a)(2) and (a)(3). See FAQ 337.

Date Released
February 7, 2014