§ 30701 Competitiveness and international cooperation
§ 30702 Foreign contract limitation
§ 30703 Foreign launch vehicles
§ 30704 Offshore performance of contracts for the procurement of goods and services

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 51 > Subtitle III > Chapter 307

  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • vehicle: includes every description of carriage or other artificial contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on land. See 1 USC 4