10 U.S. Code § 2492a - Limitation on Department of Defense entities competing with private sector in offering personal information services
(1) Notwithstanding section 2492 of this title, the Secretary of Defense may not authorize a Department of Defense entity to offer or provide personal information services directly to users using Department resources, personnel, or equipment, or compete for contracts to provide such personal information services directly to users, if users will be charged a fee for the personal information services to recover the cost incurred to provide the services or to earn a profit.
(b) Exceptions.— The limitation in subsection (a) shall not apply if the Secretary of Defense determines that—
(1) a private sector vendor is not available to provide the personal information services at specific locations;
(2) the interests of the user population would be best served by allowing the Government to provide such services; or
Source(Added Pub. L. 111–84, div. A, title VI, § 651(a),Oct. 28, 2009, 123 Stat. 2368.)
Pub. L. 111–84, div. A, title VI, § 651(c),Oct. 28, 2009, 123 Stat. 2369, provided that: “Section 2492a of title 10, United States Code, as added by subsection (a), does not affect the validity or terms of any contract for the provision of personal information services entered into before the date of the enactment of this Act [Oct. 28, 2009].”
LII has no control over and does not endorse any external Internet site that contains links to or references LII.