10 U.S. Code § 7300 - Contracts for nuclear ships: sales of naval shipyard articles and services to private shipyards

The conditions set forth in section 2208 (j)(1)(B) of this title and subsections (a)(1) and (c)(1)(A) ofsection 2563 of this title shall not apply to a sale by a naval shipyard of articles or services to a private shipyard that is made at the request of the private shipyard in order to facilitate the private shipyard’s fulfillment of a Department of Defense contract with respect to a nuclear ship. This section does not authorize a naval shipyard to construct a nuclear ship for the private shipyard, to perform a majority of the work called for in a contract with a private entity, or to provide articles or services not requested by the private shipyard.


(Added Pub. L. 106–65, div. A, title X, § 1016(a),Oct. 5, 1999, 113 Stat. 744; amended Pub. L. 106–398, § 1 [[div. A], title X, § 1033(c)(3)], Oct. 30, 2000, 114 Stat. 1654, 1654A–261.)
Prior Provisions

A prior section 7300, act Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A, Stat. 450, related to profit limitations on contracts for construction of naval vessels, prior to repeal by Pub. L. 97–86, title IX, § 911(b)(1),Dec. 1, 1981, 95 Stat. 1122.

2000—Pub. L. 106–398substituted “section 2563” for “section 2553”.

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