The Buy American Act--Preferences for "Domestic" Supplies: In Brief Metadata
Metadata describes a digital item, providing (if known) such information as creator, publisher, contents, size, relationship to other resources, and more. Metadata may also contain "preservation" components that help us to maintain the integrity of digital files over time.
- Main Title The Buy American Act--Preferences for "Domestic" Supplies: In Brief
Author: Manuel, Kate M.Creator Type: PersonalCreator Info: Legislative Attorney
Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
- Creation: 2016-04-26
- Content Description: This report discusses the Buy American Act of 1933, which is the earliest and arguably the best known of various statutes regarding federal procurement of domestic products. The act attempts to protect U.S. businesses and labor by restricting the acquisition and use of end products or construction materials that are not "domestic."
- Physical Description: 15 pages.
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Business
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Labor policy
- Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Labor law and legislation
- Place Name: United States
Name: Congressional Research Service ReportsCode: CRSR
Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents DepartmentCode: UNTGD
- CRS Report Number: R43140
- Accession or Local Control No: R43140_2016Apr26
- Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc855744