Berry Amendment (10 U.S.C. 2533a)
BackgroundRestrictions on DoD Purchases from Non-U.S. Sources Imposed by 10 U.S.C. 2533a
Berry Amendment F.A.Q.
These Frequently Asked Questions address only the Berry Amendment (10 U.S.C. 2533a), covering textiles, food and hand or measuring tools. Specialty metals is no longer part of this law. Specialty metals are restricted under Section 842 of the FY2007 NDAA and separate FAQs are being prepared to address this restriction.
Starting May 30, 2007 --- New Berry Amendment (10 U.S.C. 2533a) Training Continuous Learning Module re-launched!
Proceed to https://learn.dau.mil, select the link for "Continuous Learning" and choose the option to "Register for Continuous Learning Modules." Choose CLC 125 - Berry Amendment.
Domestic Non-Availability Determinations (DNADs)
In accordance with DFARS 225.7002-2(b), the secretaries of the military departments, without power of redelegation have authority to approve DNAD Determination and Findings for their respective requirements. Read more.