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What does BAA stand for?

BAA stands for Buy American Act

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All solar panels produced at the facility are backed by an industry-leading, 25-year power output warranty and are compliant for procurement in American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) and Buy American Act projects.
Facts about the Embraer A-29 Super Tucano: A production aircraft more than 180 ordered and over 160 built and delivered Operational today performing ISR and security missions around the globe Selected by 10 clients around the world Certified for more than 130 munitions configurations Features open-architecture avionics Provides significant room for growth Proven low operating costs 84 percent fleet availability; 99 percent fleet mission effectiveness Buy American Act compliant; 86 percent of the dollar value of the Super Tucano comes from components supplied by U.
Public contracts Sarkozy, who has long banged the drum for trade reciprocity and branded Europe 'naive', has gone further and demanded that the European Union adopt a Buy European Act similar to the Buy American Act reserving certain markets for domestic producers.
The Recovery Act also includes Buy American Act requirements, extends the reach of Davis-Bacon labor standards, expands access of the GAO and the various offices of Inspectors General to contractor records, and creates an independent board to coordinate and conduct oversight of covered funds to prevent fraud, waste and abuse.
Buy American Act No Longer Applies to Acquisitions of IT Commercial Items As of 28 September 2006, the FAR "authorizes an exception to the Buy American Act for acquisitions of information technology that are commercial items.