49 CFR 661.21 - State Buy America provisions.

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§ 661.21 State Buy America provisions.

(a) Except as provided in paragraph (b) of this section, any State may impose more stringent Buy America or buy national requirements than contained in section 165 of the Act and the regulations in this part.

(b) FTA will not participate in contracts governed by the following:

(1) State Buy America or Buy National preference provisions which are not as strict as the Federal requirements.

(2) State and local Buy National or Buy America preference provisions which are not explicitly set out under State law. For example, administrative interpretations of non-specific State legislation will not control.

(3) State and local Buy Local preference provisions.

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U.S. Code: Title 49 - TRANSPORTATION
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Title 49 published on 09-Nov-2018 03:42

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 49 CFR Part 661 after this date.

  • 2016-09-01; vol. 81 # 170 - Thursday, September 1, 2016
    1. 81 FR 60278 - Notice of Policy on the Implementation of the Phased Increase in Domestic Content Under the Buy America Waiver for Rolling Stock and Notice of Public Interest Waiver of Buy America Domestic Content Requirements for Rolling Stock Procurement in Limited Circumstances
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      DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION, Federal Transit Administration
      Notice of final policy and public interest waiver.
      The final policy takes effect on September 1, 2016.
      49 CFR Part 661