More Companies Designated

Thu, 12/10/2020 - 10:04 -- kjh5e

The Department of Defense (DOD) has released a third list of "Communist Chinese military companies" in accordance with Section 1237 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1999, as ammended; all three lists are accessible from the DOD press release.  Identification of these companies is part of U.S. government efforts to counter the People's Republic of China's military-civil fusion program.  

University personnel are advised to consult the Research Regulatory Affairs (rps-review@virginia.edu) prior to entering into a research, procument, or other relationship with any company on these lists.  All listed companies have been added to UVA's restricted party screening tool and will be flagged for review if entered as a new vendor, research sponsor, or subcontractor.