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OFAC issues Guidance relating to key provisions of the Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012; OFAC Issues Clarifying Guidance on Humanitarian Assistance and Related Exports to the Iranian People

​OFAC is publishing today Frequently Asked Questions relating to key provisions of the Iran Threat Reduction and Syria Human Rights Act of 2012 that become effective today and that expand the scope of sanctionable transactions with the Central Bank of Iran and designated Iranian financial institutions. 

In addition, OFAC is publishing today Clarifying Guidance on Humanitarian Assistance and Related Exports to the Iranian People.  This guidance provides an overview of current policies with respect to humanitarian assistance and exports to the Iranian people for U.S. persons and financial institutions as well as for third-country financial institutions.  It also provides additional guidance for the public as to specific procedures for license applications and other relevant guidance.

 

Last Updated: 2/6/2013 10:48 AM