United States, (70) the Federal Court of Appeals considered the application of a public interest waiver under the Buy American Act
First, the ARRA version is less restrictive than the Buy American Act
because of the many exceptions to accommodate trade agreements.
7) Exception to the Buy American Act
for Commercial Information Technology, 71 Fed.
99-023, "Procurement of Military Clothing and Related Items by Military Organizations," which expressed concern over the number of violations of the Buy American Act
and the Berry Amendment.
We commend them for clarifying the Buy American Act
rules in this important high-tech sector of the economy, and with its help, we look forward to working to rebuild domestic solar manufacturing.
For example, the Buy American Act
and Berry Amendment may allow a contractor to import anchor chain but the annual defense appropriations bill routinely bars spending appropriated funds on anchor chain.
The FAR councils have adopted an interim rule exempting acquisitions of information technology that are commercial items from the Buy American Act
The GAO recently issued a report analyzing the effect of international agreements on a variety of domestic preference laws, (771) particularly the Buy American Act
225-7001, Buy American Act
and Balance of Payments Program.
Perhaps the best known of these laws is the Buy American Act
, a 1933 law that established a statutory preference for U.
Buy American Act
compliant; 86 percent of the dollar value of the Super Tucano comes from components supplied by U.
trade agreements, such as the Trade Agreements Act and the Buy American Act