Unless otherwise specified, this Agreement covers procurement by entities included in this Annex, subject to the following thresholds:
1 The Rural Utilities Service shall not impose any domestic purchase requirement as a condition of its financing of any power generation or telecommunication project that exceeds the thresholds specified above. The Rural Utilities Service undertakes no other commitments with respect to its financing of power generation and telecommunications projects.
b In exceptional cases, the Board of Directors may require the purchase of certain goods produced in the region. This Agreement does not apply to any procurement subject to such a requirement.
3 Port of Baltimore: Procurement covered by this Agreement is subject to the conditions specified for the State of New York in Annex 2.
4 New York Power Authority: Procurement covered by this Agreement is subject to the conditions specified for the State of New York in Annex 2.
5 With respect to procurement by entities included in this Annex, this Agreement does not apply to restrictions attached to federal funds for airport projects.