AP8.3. ACQUISITION-ONLY AUTHORITY
AP8.3.1. 10 U.S.C. 2341 (reference (dx) )
authorizes elements of the U.S. Armed Forces, deployed outside the United
States, to acquire logistic support, supplies, and services from eligible
AP8.3.2. Acquisition-Only Authority
Implementation. Use of acquisition-only authority does not require the
existence of a cross-servicing agreement or an implementing arrangement as a
prerequisite. Acquisition-only authority shall only be used when no
applicable ACSA exists. Transactions under this authority are reimbursable
by cash, replacement-in-kind, or equal value exchange. Elements of U.S.
Armed Forces requesting to use an acquisition-only instrument shall obtain
approval from the appropriate Combatant Command.