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Ronald Bosecker, Administrator, National Agricultural Statistics Service. [FR Doc. E7–13026 Filed 7–5–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 3410–20–P COMMITTEE FOR PURCHASE FROM PEOPLE WHO ARE BLIND OR SEVERELY DISABLED Procurement List; Proposed Addition Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled. ACTION: Proposed addition to the Procurement List. AGENCY: The Committee is proposing to add to the Procurement List a product to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities. Comments Must be Received on or Before: August 5, 2007. 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: Kimberly M. Zeich, Telephone: (703) 603–7740, Fax: (703) 603–0655, or e-mail CMTEFedReg@jwod.gov. SUMMARY: This notice is published pursuant to 41 U.S.C SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 36951 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. If the Committee approves the proposed additions, the entities of the Federal Government identified in the notice for each product or service will be required to procure the products 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 to the Government. 2. If approved, the action will result in authorizing small entities to furnish the products 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 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 are proposed for addition to Procurement List for production by the nonprofit agencies listed: Product Shredder Bag. NSN: 8105–00–NIB–1263—44″ x 39″ (pk of 50). NSN: 8105–00–NIB–1264—24″ x 26″ (pk of 100). NSN: 8105–00–NIB–1265—29″ x 30″ (pk of 100). NSN: 8105–00–NIB–1266—31″ x 36″ (pk of 50). NSN: 8105–00–NIB–1267—39″ x 51″ (pk of 50). NSN: 8105–00–NIB–1268—36″ x 39″ (pk of 50). NSN: 8105–00–NIB–1269—49″ x 51″ (pk of 50). NPA: Envision, Inc., Wichita, KS. Coverage: A–List—for the total Government requirements as specified by the General Services Administration. E:\FR\FM\06JYN1.SGM 06JYN1 36952 Federal Register / Vol. 72, No. 129 / Friday, July 6, 2007 / Notices Contracting Activity: General Services Administration, Office Supplies & Paper Products Acquisition Ctr, New York, NY. Kimberly M. Zeich, Director, Program Operations. [FR Doc. E7–13078 Filed 7–5–07; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6353–01–P COMMITTEE FOR PURCHASE FROM PEOPLE WHO ARE BLIND OR SEVERELY DISABLED Procurement List; Additions Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled. ACTION: Additions to the Procurement List. AGENCY: mstockstill on PROD1PC66 with NOTICES SUMMARY: This action adds to the Procurement List a product and service to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities. DATES: Effective Date: August 5, 2007. 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: Kimberly M. Zeich, Telephone: (703) 603–7740, Fax: (703) 603–0655, or email CMTEFedReg@jwod.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: On May 11, 2007, the Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled published notice (72 FR 26779) of proposed additions to the Procurement List. 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 products and services 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 products and services to the Government. 2. The action will result in authorizing small entities to furnish the VerDate Aug<31>2005 17:16 Jul 05, 2007 Jkt 211001 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. End of Certification Accordingly, the following product and services are added to the Procurement List: Product: Bag, Sand. NSN: 8105–00–782–2709—Sand Bag. Coverage: C-List for the requirements of the Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. NPA: Southeast Vocational Alliance, Inc., Houston, TX. Contracting Activity: Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA. Service: Service Type/Location: Custodial & Grounds Maintenance, Cannons Corners POE,1295 Cannons Corners Road, Mooers Forks, NY. Service Type/Location: Custodial & Grounds Maintenance, Churubusco POE, 1219 State Route 189, Churubusco, NY. NPA: Citizen Advocates, Inc., Malone, NY. Contracting Activity: Department of Homeland Security, Customs and Border Protection, Indianapolis, IN. This action does not affect current contracts awarded prior to the effective date of this addition or options that may be exercised under those contracts. Kimberly M. Zeich, Director, Program Operations. [FR Doc. 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[Federal Register Volume 72, Number 129 (Friday, July 6, 2007)]
[Notices]
[Pages 36951-36952]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Printing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: E7-13078]


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COMMITTEE FOR PURCHASE FROM PEOPLE WHO ARE BLIND OR SEVERELY DISABLED


Procurement List; Proposed Addition

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

ACTION: Proposed addition to the Procurement List.

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SUMMARY: The Committee is proposing to add to the Procurement List a 
product to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are 
blind or have other severe disabilities.
    Comments Must be Received on or Before: August 5, 2007.

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: Kimberly M. 
Zeich, Telephone: (703) 603-7740, Fax: (703) 603-0655, or e-mail 
CMTEFedReg@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.
    If the Committee approves the proposed additions, the entities of 
the Federal Government identified in the notice for each product or 
service will be required to procure the products 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 to the Government.
    2. If approved, the action will result in authorizing small 
entities to furnish the products 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 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 are proposed for addition to Procurement 
List for production by the nonprofit agencies listed:

Product

Shredder Bag.
    NSN: 8105-00-NIB-1263--44'' x 39'' (pk of 50).
    NSN: 8105-00-NIB-1264--24'' x 26'' (pk of 100).
    NSN: 8105-00-NIB-1265--29'' x 30'' (pk of 100).
    NSN: 8105-00-NIB-1266--31'' x 36'' (pk of 50).
    NSN: 8105-00-NIB-1267--39'' x 51'' (pk of 50).
    NSN: 8105-00-NIB-1268--36'' x 39'' (pk of 50).
    NSN: 8105-00-NIB-1269--49'' x 51'' (pk of 50).
NPA: Envision, Inc., Wichita, KS.
    Coverage: A-List--for the total Government requirements as 
specified by the General Services Administration.

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    Contracting Activity: General Services Administration, Office 
Supplies & Paper Products Acquisition Ctr, New York, NY.

Kimberly M. Zeich,
Director, Program Operations.
[FR Doc. E7-13078 Filed 7-5-07; 8:45 am]
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