(a) The Secretary of Defense may exempt, on a case-by-case basis, a covered Federal action
from the prohibition whenever the Secretary determines, in writing, that such an exemption
is in the national interest. The Secretary shall transmit a copy of each such written exemption to Congress immediately
after making such a determination.
(b) The Department of Defense may issue supplemental regulations to implement paragraph
(a) of this section.
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