41 U.S. Code § 131 - Acquisition
AcquisitionIn division B, the term “acquisition”—
means the process of acquiring, with appropriated amounts, by contract for purchase or lease, property or services (including construction) that support the missions and goals of an executive agency, from the point at which the requirements of the executive agency are established in consultation with the chief acquisition officer of the executive agency; and
the process of acquiring property or services that are already in existence, or that must be created, developed, demonstrated, and evaluated;
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