Federal Relations

May 13, 2020

GAO Recommends Improved Export Control Guidance for Universities

A report published May 12th from the US Government Accountability Office recommends the US Departments of State and Commerce work together to improve export control guidance to colleges and universities. The report notes that, among schools visited for the report, security practices generally comply with US Government guidance. However, many schools have requested more detailed guidance specific to academia. The full report is available here.