XACML 3.0 Export Compliance-US (EC-US) Profile V1.0 published

We are pleased to announce the approval and publication of a new Committee Specification by the members of the OASIS eXtensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML) TC:

XACML 3.0 Export Compliance-US (EC-US) Profile Version 1.0
Committee Specification 02
04 March 2013


This specification defines a profile for the use of XACML in expressing policies for complying with USA government regulations for export compliance (EC). It defines standard attribute identifiers useful in such policies, and recommends attribute value ranges for certain attributes.

The prose specification and related files are available here:

Editable source (Authoritative):



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Members of the XACML Technical Committee [1] requested a Special Majority Vote to approve this specification as a Committee Specification. The specification had been released for public review as required by the TC Process [2]. The vote to approve as a Committee Specification passed [3], and the approved CS02 is now available online in the OASIS Library as referenced above.

Our congratulations to the TC on achieving this milestone.

========== Additional references:

[1] OASIS eXtensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML) TC

[2] Public reviews:
15-day public review, 01 February 2013: https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/tc-announce/201302/msg00001.html
15-day public review, 5 September 2012: https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/tc-announce/201209/msg00001.html
60-day public review, 23 October 2009: https://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/tc-announce/200910/msg00012.html

[3] Approval ballot:

Associated TC: 
eXtensible Access Control Markup Language (XACML)