14 CFR 1263.109 - Considerations in determining whether these procedures should be waived.
The General Counsel or designate may grant permission to deviate from the policy or procedure established in these regulations. Permission to deviate will be granted when the deviation will not interfere with matters of operational necessity and when:
(a) It is necessary to prevent a miscarriage of justice; or
(b) The deviation is in the best interests of NASA or the United States.