March 22, 2001
Senate panel dumps PC export restriction
Author: JT Smith
The Senate Banking Committee agrees: the current law in place to limit PC exports should be repealed because it relies on obsolete formulas to determine a computer's power. The move to scrap the bill has wide support from key senators and the Bush administration, and is expected to pass. Full report -- and information on the law that might step in for future export controls -- at EE Times.