Examines P.L. 81-774, the Defense Production Act (DPA) of 1950, which provides the President certain authorities to influence domestic industry in the interest of national defense. Reviews history, major authorities and provisions, and reauthorization issues for Congress, in light of upcoming DPA termination on Sept. 30, 2014.
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