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General Export Permit No. 46 — Cryptography for Use by Certain Consignees

Version of section 1 from 2013-01-14 to 2019-05-16:

Marginal note:Definitions

  •  (1) The following definitions apply in this Permit.


    controlled means controlled in any manner that results in control in fact, whether directly through the ownership of securities or indirectly through a trust, an agreement or an arrangement, the ownership of any corporation or otherwise. (contrôlé)

    designated country

    designated country means Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Republic of Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, the United Kingdom or the United States. (pays désigné)


    entity means a body corporate, trust, partnership, fund, an unincorporated association or organization. (entité)

    Export Controls Division

    Export Controls Division means the Export Controls Division of the Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade. (Direction des contrôles à l’exportation)

    government of a foreign country

    government of a foreign country includes

    • (a) the government of any political subdivision of a foreign country;

    • (b) any agent or agency of a government of a foreign country or its political subdivisions; and

    • (c) any entity controlled by a government of a foreign country or its political subdivisions. (gouvernement étranger)


    Guide has the same meaning as in section 1 of the Export Control List. (Guide)

    ineligible destination

    ineligible destination means Afghanistan, Belarus, Burma (Myanmar), Côte d’Ivoire, Cuba, Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, Eritrea, Guinea, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Liberia, Libya, Pakistan, Sierra Leone, Sudan, Syria and Zimbabwe. (destination inadmissible)

  • Marginal note:Interpretation

    (2) In this Permit, development, information security, production, software and use have the same meaning as in the Guide under the heading “Definitions of Terms Used in Groups 1 and 2”.

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