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(a) Orders and requests for proposals are hereby authorized to be issued by facsimile or by electronic commerce (including e-mail and paperless methods of delivery). Nothing in this contract should be read to prohibit these types of orders. In the event of a conflict with any other provision of this contract, this clause shall govern.
(b) To the extent the terms “ written” , “ mailed” , or “ physically delivered” appear in other provisions of this contract, these terms are hereby defined to explicitly include electronic commerce, email, or paperless delivery methods.