Export Administration Regulations (EAR), 15 CFR §§ 730-74.
The U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) controls goods and information having either civilian or military uses through the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). Items controlled under the EAR are placed on the Commerce Control List (CCL). 15 C.F.R. § 774. BIS also controls some military items formerly on the USML (mostly parts and components) that do not provide a critical military capability or intelligence. BIS uses the term "technology" or “technical data” when referring to certain information about the goods on the Commerce Control List.
See also Dual Use .
Department of Commerce, Bureau of Industry and Security – http://www.bis.doc.gov/