On January 20th, the Treasury Department's OFAC published amendments to the North Korea Sanctions Regulations implementing Executive Order 13570 of April 18, 2011. OFAC intends to supplement these regulations with a more comprehensive set of regulations, which may include additional interpretive and definitional guidance and additional general licenses and statements of licensing policy. The current amendments are being published in abbreviated form for the purpose of providing immediate guidance to the public. The amendments are effective immediately. 76 FR 35740.