41 U.S. Code § 1711. Value engineering

Each executive agency shall establish and maintain cost-effective procedures and processes for analyzing the functions of a program, project, system, product, item of equipment, building, facility, service, or supply of the agency. The analysis shall be—
performed by qualified agency or contractor personnel; and
directed at improving performance, reliability, quality, safety, and life cycle costs.

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Source (Statutes at Large)



Pub. L. 93–400, § 36, as added Pub. L. 104–106, title XLIII, § 4306(a), Feb. 10, 1996, 110 Stat. 665.