10 U.S. Code § 2536. Award of certain contracts to entities controlled by a foreign government: prohibition
1996—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 104–201 amended subsec. (b) generally. Prior to amendment, subsec. (b) read as follows: “Waiver Authority.—The Secretary concerned may waive the application of subsection (a) to a contract award if the Secretary concerned determines that the waiver is essential to the national security interests of the United States.”
1993—Pub. L. 103–160, § 842(c)(1), substituted “Award of certain contracts to entities controlled by a foreign government: prohibition” for “Prohibition on award of certain Department of Defense and Department of Energy contracts to companies owned by an entity controlled by a foreign government.” as section catchline.
Pub. L. 103–35 struck out period at end of section catchline.
Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 103–160, § 842(a), struck out “a company owned by” after “awarded to” and substituted “that entity” for “that company”.
Subsec. (c)(1). Pub. L. 103–160, § 842(b), inserted at end “Such term does not include an organization or corporation that is owned, but is not controlled, either directly or indirectly, by a foreign government if the ownership of that organization or corporation by that foreign government was effective before October 23, 1992.”