FSMC, Title 38.  INTERNATIONAL TRADE

 
 
 
Chapter 2:  Export Controls

201.   Exporting or transshipping of imported commodities.
202.   Export license.

      201.  Exporting or transshipping of imported commodities.
     No commodity which has been or may hereafter be imported into the Trust Territory from the United States, or its territories or possessions, shall be transshipped or exported from the Trust Territory to any place, other than the United States, its territories, or possessions, except as provided in this chapter.

Source:  TT Code 1966, 1102(a); TT Code 1970, 33 TTC 201; TT Code 1980, 33 TTC 201.

      202.  Export license.

   (1)   The exportation of any commodity described in section 201 of this chapter to a country for which no export license would be required if the exportation were from the United States, or its territories or possessions, shall be in accordance with written permit granted by the High Commissioner, or on his behalf by such official or officials as he may designate except as expressly provided by subsection (3) of this section.

   (2)   The exportation of any commodity described in section 201 of this chapter to the Bonin Islands so long as they are under the jurisdiction of the United States, may be made in accordance with written permit granted by the High Commissioner, or on his behalf by such official or officials as he may designate.

   (3)   The exportation of any commodity described in section 201 of this chapter, other than as authorized in subsections (1) and (2) of this section, may be made only with the written consent of the Office of Export Control of the United States Department of Commerce, or in accordance with an export license duly issued under the export control laws and regulations of the United States.

Source:  TT Code 1966, 1102(b); TT Code 1970, 33 TTC 202; TT Code 1980, 33 TTC 202.

Editor's note:  The Bonin Islands were returned to Japan in 1968.

Cross-reference:  The statutory provisions on import and export taxes are found in title 54 (Taxation and Customs) of this code.