15 CFR 700.2 - Introduction.

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§ 700.2 Introduction.

(a) Certain national defense and energy programs (including military, emergency preparedness, homeland security, and critical infrastructure protection and restoration activities) are approved for priorities and allocations support. A complete list of currently approved programs is provided at schedule I to this part.

(b) The Department of Commerce administers the DPAS and may exercise priorities and allocations authority to ensure the timely delivery of industrial items to meet approved program requirements.

(c) The Department of Commerce has delegated authority to place priority ratings on contracts or orders necessary or appropriate to promote the national defense to certain government agencies that issue such contracts or orders. Such delegations include authority to authorize recipients of rated orders to place ratings on contracts or orders to contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers. Schedule I to this part includes a list of agencies to which the Department of Commerce has delegated authority.

[ 79 FR 47563, Aug. 14, 2014]

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United States Code
Presidential Documents

Executive Order ... 12656

Executive Order ... 12742

Executive Order ... 12919

Executive Order ... 13286

Title 15 published on 07-Jun-2017 03:51

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 15 CFR Part 700 after this date.

  • 2016-02-29; vol. 81 # 39 - Monday, February 29, 2016
    1. 81 FR 10083 - Updated Legal Authority Citations
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      DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE, Bureau of Industry and Security
      Final rule.
      The rule is effective February 29, 2016.
      15 CFR Parts 700, 701, 702, 705, 730, 732, 734, 736, 738, 740, 742, 743, 744, 746, 747, 748, 750, 754, 756, 758, 760, 762, 764, 766, 768, 770, 772, and 774