Contract Policy - The Buy American Statute

The Buy American Act (BAA) is codified at 41 U.S.C. chapter 83 as the Buy American statute.


The Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) part 25 implements the Buy American statute and related Executive Orders.


Changes to the FAR were made to incorporate EO 14005 through the standard rule-making process as FAR case 2021-008. The final rule was published in the Federal Register on March 7, 2022.