Negotiation of price for technical data before development, production, or sustainment of major weapon systems
The Secretary of Defense shall ensure, to the maximum extent practicable, that the Department of Defense, before selecting a contractor for the engineering and manufacturing development of a major weapon system, production of a major weapon system, or sustainment of a major weapon system, negotiates a price for technical data to be delivered under a contract for such development, production, or sustainment.
[Pub. L. 115–91, div. A, title VIII, § 835(a)(1)], Dec. 12, 2017, [131 Stat. 1471]; amended [Pub. L. 115–232, div. A, title VIII, § 867], Aug. 13, 2018, [132 Stat. 1901].)