10 U.S. Code § 2341 - Authority to acquire logistic support, supplies, and services for elements of the armed forces deployed outside the United States

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Subject to section 2343 of this title and subject to the availability of appropriations, the Secretary of Defense may—
(1) acquire from the Governments of North Atlantic Treaty Organization countries, from North Atlantic Treaty Organization subsidiary bodies, and from the United Nations Organization or any regional international organization logistic support, supplies, and services for elements of the armed forces deployed outside the United States; and
(2) acquire from any government not a member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization logistic support, supplies, and services for elements of the armed forces deployed (or to be deployed) outside the United States if that country—
(A) has a defense alliance with the United States;
(B) permits the stationing of members of the armed forces in such country or the homeporting of naval vessels of the United States in such country;
(C) has agreed to preposition materiel of the United States in such country; or
(D) serves as the host country to military exercises which include elements of the armed forces or permits other military operations by the armed forces in such country.

Source

(Added Pub. L. 96–323, § 2(a),Aug. 4, 1980, 94 Stat. 1016, § 2321; renumbered § 2341 and amended Pub. L. 99–145, title XIII, § 1304(a)(1), (4),Nov. 8, 1985, 99 Stat. 741; Pub. L. 99–661, div. A, title XI, § 1104(a),Nov. 14, 1986, 100 Stat. 3963; Pub. L. 102–484, div. A, title XIII, § 1312(a),Oct. 23, 1992, 106 Stat. 2547; Pub. L. 103–337, div. A, title XIII, § 1317(a),Oct. 5, 1994, 108 Stat. 2899; Pub. L. 109–163, div. A, title XII, § 1204,Jan. 6, 2006, 119 Stat. 3456.)
Amendments

2006—Par. (1). Pub. L. 109–163struck out “of which the United States is a member” before “logistic support”.
1994—Par. (1). Pub. L. 103–337substituted a comma for “and” after “countries” and inserted “, and from the United Nations Organization or any regional international organization of which the United States is a member” after “subsidiary bodies”.
1992—Par. (1). Pub. L. 102–484, § 1312(a)(1), substituted “outside the United States” for “in Europe and adjacent waters”.
Par. (2). Pub. L. 102–484, § 1312(a)(2), in introductory provisions, struck out “in which elements of the armed forces are deployed (or are to be deployed)” after “North Atlantic Treaty Organization” and substituted “outside the United States” for “in such country or in the military region in which such country is located”.
1986—Pub. L. 99–661substituted “elements of the armed forces deployed outside the United States” for “United States armed forces in Europe” in section catchline.
Pub. L. 99–661amended section generally, restating existing provisions into introductory text and par. (1) and adding par. (2).
1985—Pub. L. 99–145renumbered section 2321 of this title as this section and substituted “section 2343” for “section 2323”.
Effective Date of 1994 Amendment

Pub. L. 103–337, div. A, title XIII, § 1317(j),Oct. 5, 1994, 108 Stat. 2902, provided that: “The amendments made by this section [enacting section 2349a of this title and amending this section and sections 2342 to 2347 and 2350 of this title] shall apply with regard to any acquisition or transfer of logistic support, supplies, and services under the authority of subchapter I of chapter 138 of title 10, United States Code, that is initiated after the date of the enactment of this Act [Oct. 5, 1994].”
Effective Date of 1992 Amendment

Pub. L. 102–484, div. A, title XIII, § 1312(c),Oct. 23, 1992, 106 Stat. 2548, provided that: “The amendments made by this section [amending this section and section 2347 of this title] shall take effect on the date of enactment of this Act [Oct. 23, 1992] and shall apply to acquisitions of logistics support, supplies, and services under chapter 138 of title 10, United States Code, that are initiated on or after the date of enactment of this Act.”
Short Title

Pub. L. 96–323, § 1,Aug. 4, 1980, 94 Stat. 1016, provided: “That this Act [enacting this chapter] may be cited as the ‘North Atlantic Treaty Organization Mutual Support Act of 1979’.”
Acceptance of Real Property, Services, and Commodities From Foreign Countries by Agencies of Department of Defense

Pub. L. 101–165, title IX, § 9008,Nov. 21, 1989, 103 Stat. 1130, which authorized agencies of Department of Defense to accept use of real property from foreign countries for United States in accordance with mutual defense agreements or occupational arrangements and to accept services furnished by foreign countries as reciprocal international courtesies or as services customarily made available without charge and to use same for support of United States forces in such areas without specific appropriation therefor, was repealed and restated in section 2350g of this title by Pub. L. 101–510, div. A, title XIV, § 1451(b)(1), (c),Nov. 5, 1990, 104 Stat. 1692, 1693.
Overseas Workload Program

Pub. L. 101–510, div. A, title XIV, § 1465,Nov. 5, 1990, 104 Stat. 1700, as amended by Pub. L. 102–190, div. A, title X, § 1085,Dec. 5, 1991, 105 Stat. 1483; Pub. L. 102–484, div. A, title XIII, § 1353,Oct. 23, 1992, 106 Stat. 2559, which related to eligibility of a firm of any member nation of North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) or of any major non-NATO ally to bid on any contract for maintenance, repair, or overhaul of equipment of the Department of Defense to be awarded under competitive procedures as part of the Overseas Workload Program, was repealed and restated in section 2349 of this title by Pub. L. 103–160, div. A, title XIV, § 1431(a)(1), (b)(1),Nov. 30, 1993, 107 Stat. 1832, 1833. Similar provisions were contained in the following authorization or appropriation acts:
Pub. L. 102–396, title IX, § 9130,Oct. 6, 1992, 106 Stat. 1935, as amended by Pub. L. 103–160, div. A, title XIV, § 1431(b)(2),Nov. 30, 1993, 107 Stat. 1833.
Pub. L. 102–172, title VIII, § 8122,Nov. 26, 1991, 105 Stat. 1205.
Pub. L. 101–511, title VIII, § 8003,Nov. 5, 1990, 104 Stat. 1873.
Pub. L. 100–180, div. A, title X, § 1021,Dec. 4, 1987, 101 Stat. 1143.

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10 USCDescription of ChangeSession YearPublic LawStatutes at Large
§ 2341prec2012112-239 [Sec.] 1076(g)(3)126 Stat. 1955

 

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