National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014 (Public Law No: 113-66) which was passed (H.R.3304) at the end of 2013 contains language, sought by the U.S. textile industry, calling for periodic audits of Berry Amendment compliance and semiannual reports on Berry compliance.
SEC. 1601. PERIODIC AUDITS OF CONTRACTING COMPLIANCE BY INSPECTOR GENERAL OF DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE.
(a) Requirement for Periodic Audits of Contracting Compliance- The Inspector General of the Department of Defense shall conduct periodic audits of contracting practices and policies related to procurement under section 2533a of title 10, United States Code.
(b) Requirement for Additional Information in Semiannual Reports- The Inspector General of the Department of Defense shall ensure that findings and other information resulting from audits conducted pursuant to subsection (a) are included in the semiannual report transmitted to congressional committees under section 8(f)(1) of the Inspector General Act of 1978 (5 U.S.C. App.).