Procurement List; Proposed Additions and Deletions, 72288-72289 [E5-6754]

Download as PDF 72288 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 231 / Friday, December 2, 2005 / Notices leaf grade, which conform to the Universal Grade Standards. HVI systems provide the most scientific and reliable sources of cotton quality information available. The advisory committee includes representatives of all segments of the U.S. cotton industry and the 23 overseas cotton associations that are signatories to the Universal Cotton Standards Agreement. Adoption of this recommendation will continue to facilitate establishing a universal language for the marketing of U.S. cotton under the HVI classification system. Authority: 7 U.S.C. 51–65. Dated: November 28, 2005. Lloyd C. Day, Administrator, Agricultural Marketing Service. [FR Doc. E5–6781 Filed 12–1–05; 8:45 am] Foreign Agricultural Service Trade Adjustment Assistance for Farmers; Correction Foreign Agricultural Service, USDA. Notice; correction. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Jean-Louis Pajot, 202–720–2916. Correction In the Federal Register issue of November 8, 2005, in FR Doc. 05– 22228, on page 67658, in the first column, correct the notice to read: The Administrator, Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS), today terminated the certification of petitions for trade adjustment assistance (TAA) that was filed by shrimp producers in Alabama, Arizona, Georgia, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Texas. Shrimp producers in these states are no longer eligible for TAA benefits in fiscal year 2006. 15:11 Dec 01, 2005 Procurement List; Proposed Additions and Deletions Committee for Purchase From People Who are Blind or Severely Disabled. ACTION: Proposed additions to and deletions from Procurement List. AGENCY: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR TO SUBMIT COMMENTS CONTACT: Sheryl D. Kennerly, SUMMARY: The Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS) published a document in the Federal Register of November 8, 2005, concerning the termination of petitions for trade adjustment assistance (TAA) that were filed by shrimp producers in Alabama, Arizona, Georgia, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Texas. The document did not contain information regarding all the states that were also terminated. VerDate Aug<31>2005 COMMITTEE FOR PURCHASE FROM PEOPLE WHO ARE BLIND OR SEVERELY DISABLED The Committee is proposing to add to the Procurement List products and services to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities, and to delete products previously furnished by such agencies. Comments Must be Received on or Before: January 1, 2006. ADDRESSES: Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Jefferson Plaza 2, Suite 10800, 1421 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia, 22202–3259. DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE ACTION: BILLING CODE 3410–10–P SUMMARY: BILLING CODE 3410–02–P AGENCY: Dated: November 21, 2005. W. Kirk Miller, Acting Administrator, Foreign Agricultural Service. [FR Doc. E5–6747 Filed 12–1–05; 8:45 am] Jkt 205001 Telephone: (703) 603–7740, Fax: (703) 603–0655, or e-mail SKennerly@jwod.gov. This notice is published pursuant to 41 U.S.C. 47(a) (2) and 41 CFR 51–2.3. Its purpose is to provide interested persons an opportunity to submit comments on the proposed actions. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Additions If the Committee approves the proposed additions, the entities of the Federal government identified in this notice for each product or service will be required to procure the products and services listed below from nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities. Regulatory Flexibility Act Certification I certify that the following action will not have a significant impact on a substantial number of small entities. The major factors considered for this certification were: 1. If approved, the action will not result in any additional reporting, recordkeeping or other compliance requirements for small entities other than the small organizations that will PO 00000 Frm 00006 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 furnish the products and services to the government. 2. If approved, the action will result in authorizing small entities to furnish the products and services to the government. 3. There are no known regulatory alternatives which would accomplish the objectives of the Javits-WagnerO’Day Act (41 U.S.C. 46–48c) in connection with the products and services proposed for addition to the Procurement List. Comments on this certification are invited. Commenters should identify the statement(s) underlying the certification on which they are providing additional information. End of Certification The following products and services are proposed for addition to Procurement List for production by the nonprofit agencies listed: Products Paper or Stationer’s Shears (GSA Global Supply Only). NSN: 5110–00–161–6912—9″ Shears have 45⁄8″ length of cut. Straight Trimmer’s Shears (GSA Global Supply Only). NSN: 5110–00–293–9199—7″ Shears have 3″ length of cut. NPA: Winston-Salem Industries for the Blind, Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Contracting Activity: GSA, Hardware & Appliance Center, Kansas City, Missouri. Services Service Type/Location: Custodial Services, Cliffside Gas Field Facility, 15 Miles NW. of Amarillo, Amarillo, Texas. NPA: World Technical Services, Inc., San Antonio, Texas. Contracting Activity: Bureau of Land Management, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Service Type/Location: Grounds Maintenance, USDA, Agriculture Research Service, Weslaco Center, 2413 E. Highway 83, Weslaco, Texas. NPA: World Technical Services, Inc., San Antonio, Texas. Contracting Activity: USDA, Agriculture Research Service, College Station, Texas. Deletions Regulatory Flexibility Act Certification I certify that the following action will not have a significant impact on a substantial number of small entities. The major factors considered for this certification were: 1. If approved, the action may result in additional reporting, recordkeeping or other compliance requirements for small entities. 2. If approved, the action may result in authorizing small entities to furnish the products to the Government. E:\FR\FM\02DEN1.SGM 02DEN1 Federal Register / Vol. 70, No. 231 / Friday, December 2, 2005 / Notices 3. There are no known regulatory alternatives which would accomplish the objectives of the Javits-WagnerO’Day Act (41 U.S.C. 46–48c) in connection with the products proposed for deletion from the Procurement List. End of Certification The following products are proposed for deletion from the Procurement List: Products Gloves, Patient Examining. NSN: 6515–01–411–4796—Gloves, Patient Examining. NSN: 6515–01–441–6103—Gloves, Patient Examining. NSN: 6515–01–373–8306—Gloves, Patient Examining. NPA: Bosma Industries for the Blind, Inc., Indianapolis, Indiana. Contracting Activity: Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, DC. Sheryl D. Kennerly, Director, Information Management. [FR Doc. E5–6754 Filed 12–1–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6353–01–P COMMITTEE FOR PURCHASE FROM PEOPLE WHO ARE BLIND OR SEVERELY DISABLED Procurement List; Additions and Deletions Committee for Purchase From People Who are Blind or Severely Disabled. ACTION: Additions to and deletions from Procurement List. AGENCY: This action adds to the Procurement List a product and a service to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities, and deletes from the Procurement List products and services previously furnished by such agencies. EFFECTIVE DATE: January 1, 2006. ADDRESSES: Committee for Purchase From People Who are Blind or Severely Disabled, Jefferson Plaza 2, Suite 10800, 1421 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia, 22202–3259. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Sheryl D. Kennerly, Telephone: (703) 603–7740, Fax: (703) 603–0655, or email SKennerly@jwod.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: SUMMARY: Additions On September 30, 2005, the Committee for Purchase From People Who are Blind or Severely Disabled published notice (70 FR 57253) of proposed additions to the Procurement List. VerDate Aug<31>2005 15:11 Dec 01, 2005 Jkt 205001 After consideration of the material presented to it concerning capability of qualified nonprofit agencies to provide the products and services and impact of the additions on the current or most recent contractors, the Committee has determined that the product and service listed below are suitable for procurement by the Federal government under 41 U.S.C. 46–48c and 41 CFR 51– 2.4. Regulatory Flexibility Act Certification I certify that the following action will not have a significant impact on a substantial number of small entities. The major factors considered for this certification were: 1. The action will not result in any additional reporting, recordkeeping or other compliance requirements for small entities other than the small organizations that will furnish the product and service to the government. 2. The action will result in authorizing small entities to furnish the product and service to the government. 3. There are no known regulatory alternatives which would accomplish the objectives of the Javits-WagnerO’Day Act (41 U.S.C. 46–48c) in connection with the product and service proposed for addition to the Procurement List. End of Certification Accordingly, the following product and service are added to the Procurement List: Product Mat, Floor Rubber. NSN: 2540–01–298–8449—61″ x 36″ fabricated mat, reinforced with steel wire. NPA: Hope Haven, Inc., Rock Valley, Iowa. Contracting Activity: Defense Supply Center Columbus, Columbus, Ohio. Service Service Type/Location: Appliance Cleaning Service, Department of Homeland Security, National Records Center, 150 Space Center Loop, Lee’s Summit, Missouri. NPA: Independence and Blue Springs Industries, Inc., Independence, Missouri. Contracting Activity: DHS—Burlington Contracting Office, South Burlington, Vermont. Deletions On October 7, 2005, the Committee for Purchase From People Who are Blind or Severely Disabled published notice (70 FR 58670) of proposed deletions to the Procurement List. After consideration of the relevant matter presented, the Committee has determined that the products and services listed below are no longer PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 72289 suitable for procurement by the Federal Government under 41 U.S.C. 46–48c and 41 CFR 51–2.4. Regulatory Flexibility Act Certification I certify that the following action will not have a significant impact on a substantial number of small entities. The major factors considered for this certification were: 1. The action may result in additional reporting, recordkeeping or other compliance requirements for small entities. 2. The action may result in authorizing small entities to furnish the products and services to the Government. 3. There are no known regulatory alternatives which would accomplish the objectives of the Javits-WagnerO’Day Act (41 U.S.C. 46–48c) in connection with the products and services deleted from the Procurement List. End of Certification Accordingly, the following products and services are deleted from the Procurement List: Products Scourer, Copper. NSN: M.R. 505—Scourer, Copper. NPA: Lighthouse for the Blind of the Palm Beaches, Inc., West Palm Beach, Florida. Contracting Activity: Defense Commissary Agency, Fort Lee, Virginia. Scrubber, Pot & Dish and Refill. NSN: M.R. 582—Scrubber, Pot & Dish and Refill. NPA: Lighthouse International, New York, New York. Contracting Activity: Defense Commissary Agency (DeCA), Fort Lee, Virginia. Services Service Type/Location: Administrative Services, Defense Logistics Agency, DCASR Building B–95, 805 Walker Street, Marietta, Georgia. NPA: Nobis Enterprises, Inc., Marietta, Georgia. Contracting Activity: Department of Defense. Service Type/Location: Furniture Rehabilitation Metal, Naval Ordnance Station, Louisville, Kentucky. NPA: New Vision Enterprises, Inc., Louisville, Kentucky. Contracting Activity: Department of the Navy. Service Type/Location: Janitorial/Custodial, Defense Contracting Management, District South, 805 Walker Street, Marietta, Georgia. NPA: Nobis Enterprises, Inc., Marietta, Georgia. Contracting Activity: Department of the Army. Sheryl D. Kennerly, Director, Information Management. [FR Doc. E5–6755 Filed 12–1–05; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6353–01–P E:\FR\FM\02DEN1.SGM 02DEN1

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COMMITTEE FOR PURCHASE FROM PEOPLE WHO ARE BLIND OR SEVERELY DISABLED


Procurement List; Proposed Additions and Deletions

AGENCY: Committee for Purchase From People Who are Blind or Severely 
Disabled.

ACTION: Proposed additions to and deletions from Procurement List.

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SUMMARY: The Committee is proposing to add to the Procurement List 
products and services to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing 
persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities, and to delete 
products previously furnished by such agencies.
    Comments Must be Received on or Before: January 1, 2006.

ADDRESSES: Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely 
Disabled, Jefferson Plaza 2, Suite 10800, 1421 Jefferson Davis Highway, 
Arlington, Virginia, 22202-3259.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION OR TO SUBMIT COMMENTS CONTACT:  Sheryl D. 
Kennerly, Telephone: (703) 603-7740, Fax: (703) 603-0655, or e-mail 
SKennerly@jwod.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice is published pursuant to 41 
U.S.C. 47(a) (2) and 41 CFR 51-2.3. Its purpose is to provide 
interested persons an opportunity to submit comments on the proposed 
actions.

Additions

    If the Committee approves the proposed additions, the entities of 
the Federal government identified in this notice for each product or 
service will be required to procure the products and services listed 
below from nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have 
other severe disabilities.

Regulatory Flexibility Act Certification

    I certify that the following action will not have a significant 
impact on a substantial number of small entities. The major factors 
considered for this certification were:
    1. If approved, the action will not result in any additional 
reporting, recordkeeping or other compliance requirements for small 
entities other than the small organizations that will furnish the 
products and services to the government.
    2. If approved, the action will result in authorizing small 
entities to furnish the products and services to the government.
    3. There are no known regulatory alternatives which would 
accomplish the objectives of the Javits-Wagner-O'Day Act (41 U.S.C. 46-
48c) in connection with the products and services proposed for addition 
to the Procurement List.
    Comments on this certification are invited. Commenters should 
identify the statement(s) underlying the certification on which they 
are providing additional information.

End of Certification

    The following products and services are proposed for addition to 
Procurement List for production by the nonprofit agencies listed:

Products

Paper or Stationer's Shears (GSA Global Supply Only).
    NSN: 5110-00-161-6912--9'' Shears have 4\5/8\'' length of cut.
Straight Trimmer's Shears (GSA Global Supply Only).
    NSN: 5110-00-293-9199--7'' Shears have 3'' length of cut.
NPA: Winston-Salem Industries for the Blind, Winston-Salem, North 
Carolina.
Contracting Activity: GSA, Hardware & Appliance Center, Kansas City, 
Missouri.

Services

Service Type/Location: Custodial Services, Cliffside Gas Field 
Facility, 15 Miles NW. of Amarillo, Amarillo, Texas.
NPA: World Technical Services, Inc., San Antonio, Texas.
Contracting Activity: Bureau of Land Management, Albuquerque, New 
Mexico.
Service Type/Location: Grounds Maintenance, USDA, Agriculture 
Research Service, Weslaco Center, 2413 E. Highway 83, Weslaco, 
Texas.
NPA: World Technical Services, Inc., San Antonio, Texas.
Contracting Activity: USDA, Agriculture Research Service, College 
Station, Texas.

Deletions

Regulatory Flexibility Act Certification

    I certify that the following action will not have a significant 
impact on a substantial number of small entities. The major factors 
considered for this certification were:
    1. If approved, the action may result in additional reporting, 
recordkeeping or other compliance requirements for small entities.
    2. If approved, the action may result in authorizing small entities 
to furnish the products to the Government.

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    3. There are no known regulatory alternatives which would 
accomplish the objectives of the Javits-Wagner-O'Day Act (41 U.S.C. 46-
48c) in connection with the products proposed for deletion from the 
Procurement List.

End of Certification

    The following products are proposed for deletion from the 
Procurement List:

Products

Gloves, Patient Examining.
    NSN: 6515-01-411-4796--Gloves, Patient Examining.
    NSN: 6515-01-441-6103--Gloves, Patient Examining.
    NSN: 6515-01-373-8306--Gloves, Patient Examining.
NPA: Bosma Industries for the Blind, Inc., Indianapolis, Indiana.
Contracting Activity: Department of Veterans Affairs, Washington, 
DC.

Sheryl D. Kennerly,
Director, Information Management.
[FR Doc. E5-6754 Filed 12-1-05; 8:45 am]
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