New COVID-19 Defense Production Act (DPA) Actions: Implementation Considerations [March 1, 2021] [open pdf - 650KB]
From the Document: "The Biden Administration has taken several executive branch actions under the Defense Production Act of 1950 (DPA) to address the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. Those actions suggest a revised DPA approach and raise potential implementation issues. This Insight considers those issues and policy considerations for Congress."
CRS Insight, IN11619
Congressional Research Service: https://crsreports.congress.gov/