This chapter, referred to in subsec. (b), was in the original “this Act”, meaning Pub. L. 90–629,
The Renegotiation Act of 1951, referred to in subsec. (c), is act Mar. 23, 1951, ch. 15, 65 Stat. 7, which was classified principally to section 1211 et seq. of the former Appendix to Title 50, War and National Defense, prior to its omission from the Code.
1999—Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 106–113 designated existing provisions as par. (1) and added par. (2).
1996—Subsec. (d). Pub. L. 104–107 added subsec. (d).
1980—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 96–533 substituted “procurement contracts” for “contracts for the procurement of defense articles and defense services” and inserted reference to contracts entered into under section 2769 of this title.
1978—Subsec. (c). Pub. L. 95–384 added subsec. (c).
1976—Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 94–329, § 207(a), inserted provisions requiring interest to be charged on any net amount a country or international organization is in arrears and the rate of interest to be determined by the Secretary of Treasury considering current average market yield of short-term obligations of United States on a particular day.
Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 94–329, § 207(b), substituted provisions authorizing President to issue letters of offer with provisions for billing on delivery of article or rendering of service and payment within 120 days after billing date where President determines that emergency conditions exist, for provisions authorizing President to accept a dependable undertaking of a foreign country or international organization with respect to sales of defense articles and services and to make payment within 120 days of delivery of article or rendering of service.
1973—Pub. L. 93–189 designated text preceding first proviso as subsec. (a) and inserted “Except as otherwise provided in this section,” before “the President”, designated first proviso as subsec. (b) and inserted reference to acceptance of a dependable undertaking of a foreign country or international organization, and struck out further provisions setting forth Presidential powers with respect to sales agreements with and payments by purchasing countries or international organizations.
Pub. L. 104–107, title V, § 531A(b),
Provisions similar to those comprising subsec. (d)(2) of this section were contained in the following appropriation acts:
Pub. L. 106–113, div. B, § 1000(a)(2) [title V, § 556],
Pub. L. 105–277, div. A, § 101(d) [title V, § 536],
Pub. L. 104–208, div. A, title I, § 101(c) [title V, § 533A],
Pub. L. 116–92, div. A, title VIII, § 807(c),
Pub. L. 114–328, div. A, title VIII, § 830,
For delegation of functions of the President under subsec. (a) of this section, see section 1(d) of Ex. Ord. No. 13637,