On July 22, 2016, the Federal Register published the Presidential Notice of July 20, 2016—Continuation of the National Emergency With Respect to Transnational Criminal Organizations which extends the national emergency for an additional year. The national emergency is being extended in accordance with section 202(d) of the National Emergencies Act (50 U.S.C. 1622(d)), because the activities of significant transnational criminal organizations continue to pose an unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security, foreign policy, and economy of the United States.