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United States Code1

Important Contracting Sections

Title 10Defense agency contracting. Much is covered in Title 10, Subtitle A, Part IV, Service, Supply, and Procurement.
Title 15Small Business Act.
Title 31, Subtitle III Procurement Protest System is covered in Title 31, Subtitle III, Chapter 35.
Title 31, Subtitle V.   Federal Grant and Cooperative Agreement Act.
Title 41 Civilian agencies and the Office of Federal Procurement Policy.

Appropriations Laws for Fiscal Years

2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003 | 2002 | 2001 | 2000 | 1999| 1998

National Defense Authorization Acts
(This listing does not reflect amendments to the laws since they were enacted)

Name, Fiscal Year, and Link to Section by Section Analysis

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 (P. L. 113-66 )
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013  (P. L. 112-  )
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012  (P. L. 112-81)
Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011  (P. L. 111-383)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2010 (P. L. 111-84)
Duncan Hunter National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009 (P. L. 110-417)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008  (P. L. 110-181)
John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007  (P. L. 109-364)
Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006 (P. L. 109-282)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2006  (P. L. 109-163) 
Ronald W. Reagan National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005  (P. L. 108-375)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004  (P. L. 108-136)
Bob Stump National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2003  (P. L. 107-314)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2002  (P. L. 107-107)

Significant Contracting Laws by Year of Enactment 
(This listing does not reflect amendments to the laws since they were enacted)

2014
To reauthorize the Defense Production Act.  (Public Law No: 113-172)  (September 26, 2014)
2013
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014  (P. L. 113-66 )  (December 26, 2013)
Streamlining Claims Processing for Federal Contractor Employees Act.  (P. L. 113-50) (November 21, 2013)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013  (P. L. 112-239)  (January 2, 2013)
2012
Government Charge Card Abuse Prevention Act of 2012.  (P. L. 112-194)  (October 5, 2012)
2011
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012  (P. L. 112-81)  (December 31, 2001)

SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2011  This law is contained as Division E of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012

Repeal of imposition of 3 percent withholding on certain payments made to vendors by government entities.  (P. L. 112-56)  (November 21, 2011)
2010

Ike Skelton National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011  See Wifcon.com's section by section analysis.  (January 07, 2011)

Coast Guard Authorization Act of 2010.  P. L. 111-281  See TITLE IV--ACQUISITION REFORM.  (October 15, 2010)

National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2010.  P. L. 111-267,  (October 11, 2010)

Federal Supply Schedules Usage Act of 2010.  P. L.  111-263,  (October 8, 2010)

Small Business Jobs Act of 2010.  (P. L. 111-240)  See Title 1, Part III, Subtitle C, Small Business Contracting.  (September 27, 2010)

2009

Defense Production Act Reauthorization of 2009.  (P. L. 111-67)

Weapon Systems Acquisition Reform Act of 2009.  (P. L. 111-23)  See Wifcon.com's section by section analysis.

Fraud Enforcement and Recovery Act of 2009 or FERA.  (P. L. 111-21)  (See section 4, Clarifications To The False Claim Act To Reflect The Original Intent Of The Law)

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009.  (P. L. 111-5)

2008
Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2008.  See Title VI: Accountability And Transparency In Government Contracting.  (P. L. 110-252)
Local Preparedness Acquisition Act.  (P. L. 110-248)
Heroes Earnings Assistance and Relief Tax Act of 2008.  See Title III:  Section 302:  Certain Domestically Controlled Foreign Persons Performing Services Under Contract With United States Government Treated As American Employers.  (P.  L. 110-245)
Military Reservist and Veteran Small Business Reauthorization and Opportunity Act of 2008.  (P. L. 110-186)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2008.  (P.  L. 110-181)

2007

Sudan Accountability and Divestment Act of 2007.  (P. L. 110-174)
Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2008. (P. L. 110-161)
Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (P.  L. 110-140)
To provide authority to the Peace Corps to provide separation pay for host country resident personal services contractors of the Peace Corps.  (P. L. 110-86)

2006

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007.  P. L. 109-364
General Services Administration Modernization Act. (P. L. 109-313)
Federal Funding Accountability and Transparency Act of 2006.  (P. L. 109-282)
Pension Protection Act of 2006.  (P. L. 109-280)  (See Section 106 for application to government contractors.)
Tax Increase Prevention and Reconciliation Act of 2005.  (P. L. 109-222) (See Section 511 for Imposition of Withholding on Certain Payments made by Government Entities.)
2005
Energy Policy Act of 2005.  (P. L. 109-58)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2006.  (P. L. 109-163)
2004
Ronald W. Reagan National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2005.  (P. L. 108-375)

2003

Vision 100--Century of Aviation Reauthorization Act.  (P. L. 108-176)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2004. (P. L. 108-136)

2002

E-Government Act of 2002.  (P. L. 107-347 (Section 209 includes an Information Technology Exchange Program; Section 210 includes Share-In-Savings provisions; and Section 211 authorizes state and local governments to use information technology federal supply schedules.)
Bob Stump National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2003.  (P. L. 107-314)
Intelligence Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2003.  Section 303 includes a sense of Congress on intelligence contracting.  (P. L. 107-306)
Improper Payments Reduction Act of 2002 (P. L. 107-300)
Homeland Security Act of 2002.  (P. L. 107-296)
Jobs for Veterans Act.  (P. L. 107-288)
To authorize the duration of the base contract of the Navy-Marine Corps Intranet contract to be more than five years but not more than seven years (P. L. 107-254)
To revise, codify, and enact without substantive change certain general and permanent laws, related to public buildings, property, and works, as title 40, United States Code, "Public Buildings, Property, and Works."   (P. L. 107-217)

2001

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2002.  (P. L. 107-107)
Small Business Technology Transfer Program Reauthorization Act of 2001.  (P. L. 107-50)
2000
Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2001, and for other purposes.  This is one of the last minute laws of the 106th Congress.  Bills were introduced on December 14, 2001, and made part of this law.  H. R. 5667, the Small Business Reauthorization Act of 2000, is one of these bills and part of this law.  H. R. 5667, includes titles on the Small Business Innovation Research Program; Business Loan Programs; Certified Development Company Program; Correction to the Small Business Investment Act; Reauthorization of Small Business Programs; HUBzone Program; Other HUBzone Provisions; National Women's Business Council Reauthorization; and Miscellaneous Provisions.  The Government Printing Office version of this law is so large that it probably can be accessed only in off-peak hours.  (P. L. 106-554)
Foreign Operations, Export Financing, and Related Programs Appropriations Act for 2001.  The law incorporates H. R. 5526 dated October 24, 2000.  The text of H. R. 5526 is the Public Law.  (P. L. 106-429)
Floyd D. Spence National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2001.  (P. L. 106-398)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration Authorization Act of 2000.  (P. L. 106-391)
Military Construction Appropriations Act for Fiscal Year 2001.  (P. L. 106-246)

1999

Women's Business Centers Sustainability Act of 1999.  ( P. L 106-165)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2000.  ( P. L 106-65)
Veterans Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development Act of 1999.  ( P. L 106-50)
Construction Industry Payment Protection Act of 1999.  ( P. L 106-49)

1998

Commercial Space Act of 1998.  ( P. L 105-303)
Granite Watershed Enhancement and Protection Act of 1998.  (Demonstration project with a contractor performing multiple resource management activities.)  ( P. L 105-281)
Federal Activities Inventory Reform Act of 1998.  ( P. L 105-270)
Federal Employees Health Care Protection Act of 1998.  ( P. L 105-266)
Strom Thurmond National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1999.   (Very Large file that may be difficult to access during peak work hours.)  ( P. L 105-261)

1997

Small Business Reauthorization Act of 1997.  ( P. L 105-135)
This law makes minor technical corrections to P. L. 105-85 dealing with electronic commerce capability.  ( P. L 105-129)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1998.  ( P. L 105-85)

1996

Savings in Construction Act of 1996.  ( P. L 104-289)
Electronic Freedom of Information Act Amendments of 1996.  ( P. L 104-231)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1997.  ( P. L 104-201)
Single Audit Act Amendments of 1996.  ( P. L 104-156)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1996.  Among other things, this is the public law that includes the Federal Acquisition Reform Act of 1996 (Division D) and the Information Technology Management Reform Act of 1996 (Division E).  In a later public law, Divisions D and E of P. L. 104-106 were renamed the Clinger-Cohen Act.  ( P. L 104-106)

1995

Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995.  ( P. L 104-13)

1994

Small Business Administration Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 1994.  ( P. L 103- 403)
Federal Acquisition Streamlining Act of 1994.  ( P. L 103-355)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1995.  Title VIII includes Acquisition Policy, Acquisition Management and related matters.  ( P. L 103-337)

1993

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1994.  Title VIII includes Acquisition Policy, Acquisition Management and related matters.  ( P. L 103-160)
Government Performance and Results Act of 1993.  ( P. L 103-62)
To amend title 10, United States Code, to revise the applicability of qualification requirements for certain acquisition workforce positions in the Department of Defense, to make necessary technical corrections in that title and certain other defense-related laws, and to facilitate real property repairs at military installations and minor military construction during fiscal year 1993.  ( P. L 103-35)

1992

Small Business Research and Development Enhancement Act of 1992.  ( P. L 102-564)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 1993.  Title VIII includes Acquisition Policy, Acquisition Management and related matters.  ( P. L 102-484)
Small Business Credit and Business Opportunity Enhancement Act of 1992.  ( P. L 102-366)

1991

Women's Business Development Act of 1991.  ( P. L 102-191)
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1992 and 1993.  Title VIII includes Acquisition Policy, Acquisition Management and related matters.  ( P. L 102-190)

1990

Fastener Quality Act.  ( P. L 101-592)
Small Business Administration Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 1990.  ( P. L 101-574)  

1989

National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1990 and 1991.  Title VIII includes Acquisition Policy, Acquisition Management and related matters.  ( P. L 101-189)
Technical corrections to the Business Opportunity Development Reform Act Technical Corrections Act.  ( P. L 101-37)
Delayed the effective date of section 27 of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy Act. ( P. L 101-28)
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