107 STAT. 2254 PUBLIC LAW 103-186—DEC. 14, 1993 SEC. 409. GENERAL WAIVER OF PROCUREMENT REGULATIONS. (a) IN GENERAL.— Except as provided in subsection (b), no provision of law governing prociu'ement or public contracts shall be applicable to the procurement of goods and services necessary for carrying out the provisions of this title. (b) EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY.— Subsection (a) shall not relieve any person entering into a contract under the authority of this title from complying with any law relating to equal employ- ment opportunity. Approved December 14, 1993. LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 3616: CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 139 (1993): Nov. 22, considered and passed House. Nov. 24, considered and passed Senate.