Treasury Department Finding that the DPRK is a Jurisdiction of Primary Money Laundering Concern

Finding associated with North Korea's designation under Section 311 of the Patriot Act as a jurisdiction of primary money laundering concern, issued June 2, 2016. The finding describes the evidence upon which the Treasury's action is based. A separate "Notice of Proposed Rulemaking" indicates that the Treasury will implement the most stringent "Special Measure" allowed under Section 311, and invites public comment before a final rule is made.

Section 311 Sanctions Money Laundering
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Thursday, June 2, 2016