Serial Certification Law and Legal Definition

According to 22 CFR 61.2 [Title 22-Foreign Relations; Capter I-Department of state; Subchapter G; Public Diplomacy and Exchanges; Part 61; World-Wide Free Flow of Audio-Visual Materials], serial certification means "certification by the Department of materials produced in series form and which, for time-sensitive reasons, cannot be reviewed prior to production; but samples are provided on application, and the materials are subject to post-certification review".