Executive Order 12260: Agreement on Government Procurement   [open pdf - 745KB]

Alternate Title: EO 12260: Agreement on Government Procurement

"The obligations of the Agreement on Government Procurement (Agreement on Government Procurement, General Agreement on tariffs and Trade, 12 April 1979, Geneva (GATT 1979)) apply to any procurement of eligible products by the Executive agencies listed in the Annex to this Order (eligible products are defined in Section 308 of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979; 19 U.S.C. 2518(4)). Such procurement shall be in accord with the policies and procedures of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy (41 U.S.C. 401 et seq.). The United States Trade Representative, hereinafter referred to as the Trade Representative, shall be responsible for interpretation of the Agreement. The Trade Representative shall seek the advice of the inter-agency organization established under Section 242(a) of the Trade expansion Act of 1962 (19 U.S.C. 1872(a)) and consult with affected Executive agencies, including the Office of Federal Procurement Policy."

Report Number:Executive Order 12260; EO 12260
Author:Carter, Jimmy, 1924-
Publisher:United States. Office of the Federal Register
Series:Presidential Executive Orders
Presidential Executive Orders [Jimmy Carter]
Copyright:Public Domain
Retrieved From:Code of Federal Regulations
Media Type:application/pdf
Source:3 CFR, 1980 Comp., p.311-313
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