Alternate Title: EO 12742: National Security Industrial Responsiveness
"The United States must have the capability to rapidly mobilize its resources in the interest of national security. Therefore, to achieve prompt delivery of articles, products, and materials to meet national security requirements, the Government may place orders and require priority performance of these orders."
Executive Order 12742; EO 12742
Code of Federal Regulations
3 CFR, 1991 Comp., p. 309-311