Imposition of Special Measure

Docket ID: FINCEN-2011-0008
Agency: Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FINCEN)
Parent Agency: Department of the Treasury (TREAS)

In a notice of finding published elsewhere in this issue of the Federal Register, the Secretary of the Treasury, through his delegate, the Director of FinCEN, found that reasonable grounds exist for concluding that the Islamic Republic of Iran (Iran) is a jurisdiction of primary money laundering concern pursuant to 31 U.S.C. 5318a. FinCEN is issuing this notice of proposed rulemaking to impose a special measure against Iran.

RIN: 1506-AB16
Impacts and Effects: International
CFR Citation: 31 CFR 1010.657
Priority: Substantive, Nonsignificant
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Publication Period: Spring 2016
Agenda Stage of Rulemaking: Final Rule
Major Rule: Undetermined
Legal Authorities: 31 U.S.C. 5318a
Legal Deadlines: None
Government Levels Affected: No
Federalism Implications: No
Unfunded Mandates: No
Requires Regulatory Flexibility Analysis: No
Small Entities Affected: No
International Impacts: Yes
Energy Effects: No
Included in Regulatory Plan: No
ActionDateFR Citation
NPRM11/28/201176 FR 72878
NPRM Comment Period End01/27/2012
Final Action09/00/2016
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Related RINs: None
Related Dockets: None
Organization: FinCEN
Keyword(s): Special Measure, Section 311
Type: Rulemaking

Primary Documents

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Comment Period Closed
Jan 27, 2012 11:59 PM ET
Proposed Rule
Posted: 11/28/2011
ID: FINCEN-2011-0008-0001
Comment Period Closed
Posted: 07/07/2011
ID: TREAS-FINCEN-2011-0008-0001

Supporting Documents

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Comments Received*
Regulatory Timeline
Pre Rule
Current Stage
Proposed Rule
Current Stage
Final Rule
Current Stage
Agency Contact
Richard May
Director, Special Measures
202 354-6022
703 905-3885 (Fax)
1801 L Street, 7th Floor
Washington, DC 20036
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