Availability of the Bonneville Purchasing Instructions (BPI) and Bonneville Financial Assistance Instructions (BFAI), 58984 [2012-23562]

Download as PDF 58984 Federal Register / Vol. 77, No. 186 / Tuesday, September 25, 2012 / Notices Authority: Consumer Product Safety Act (Sec. 15, 20, 27 (15 U.S.C. 2064, 2069, 2076), the Flammable Fabrics Act (Sec. 5, 15 U.S.C. 1194), the Federal Trade Commission Act (15 U.S.C. 45). Dated: September 20, 2012. Todd A. Stevenson, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2012–23565 Filed 9–24–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6355–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Bonneville Power Administration Availability of the Bonneville Purchasing Instructions (BPI) and Bonneville Financial Assistance Instructions (BFAI) Bonneville Power Administration (BPA), DOE. ACTION: Notice of document availability. AGENCY: Copies of the Bonneville Purchasing Instructions (BPI), which contain the policy and establish the procedures that BPA uses in the solicitation, award, and administration of its purchases of goods and services, including construction, are available in printed form or at the following Internet address: http://www.bpa.gov/corporate/ business/bpi. Copies of the Bonneville Financial Assistance Instructions (BFAI), which contain the policy and establish the procedures that BPA uses in the solicitation, award, and administration of financial assistance instruments (principally grants and cooperative agreements), are available in printed form or available at the following Internet address: http:// www.bpa.gov/corporate/business/bfai. ADDRESSES: Unbound copies of the BPI or BFAI may be obtained by sending a request to the Head of the Contracting Activity, Routing DGP–7, Bonneville Power Administration, P.O. Box 3621, Portland, Oregon 97208–3621. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Head of Contracting Activity (503) 230– 5498. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: BPA was established in 1937 as a Federal Power Marketing Agency in the Pacific Northwest. BPA operations are financed from power revenues rather than annual appropriations. BPA’s purchasing operations are conducted under 16 U.S.C. 832 et seq. and related statutes. Pursuant to these special authorities, the BPI is promulgated as a statement of purchasing policy and as a body of interpretative regulations governing the conduct of BPA purchasing activities. It is significantly different from the Federal Acquisition Regulation, and emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Mar<15>2010 14:15 Sep 24, 2012 Jkt 226001 reflects BPA’s private sector approach to purchasing the goods and services that it requires. BPA’s financial assistance operations are conducted under 16 U.S.C. 839 et seq. and 16 U.S.C. 839 et seq. The BFAI express BPA’s financial assistance policy. The BFAI also comprise BPA’s rules governing implementation of the principles provided in the following Federal Regulations and/or OMB circulars: 2 CFR Part 220 Cost Principles for Educational Institutions (CircularA–21); 2 CFR Part 225 Cost Principles for State, Local and Indian Tribal Governments (Circular A–87); Grants and Cooperative Agreements with State and Local Governments (Circular A– 102); Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Agreements with Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals and Other NonProfit Organizations (Circular A–110); 2 CFR Part 230 Cost Principles for Non-Profit Organizations (Circular A– 122); and Audits of States, Local Governments and Non-Profit Organizations (Circular A–133) BPA’s solicitations and contracts include notice of applicability and availability of the BPI and the BFAI, as appropriate, for the information for offerors on particular purchases or financial assistance transactions. Issued in Portland, Oregon, on September 17, 2012. Damian J. Kelly, Manager, Purchasing/Property Governance. [FR Doc. 2012–23562 Filed 9–24–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6450–01–P must file in accordance with Rules 211 and 214 of the Commission’s Regulations (18 CFR 385.211 and 385.214) on or before 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on the specified comment date. Protests may be considered, but intervention is necessary to become a party to the proceeding. Filings in Existing Proceedings Docket Numbers: RP10–1410–005. Applicants: Kern River Gas Transmission Company. Description: 2012 Reservation Charge September Compliance to be effective 12/1/2010. Filed Date: 9/17/12. Accession Number: 20120917–5138. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/1/12. Any person desiring to protest in any the above proceedings must file in accordance with Rule 211 of the Commission’s Regulations (18 CFR 385.211) on or before 5 p.m. Eastern time on the specified comment date. The filings are accessible in the Commission’s eLibrary system by clicking on the links or querying the docket number. eFiling is encouraged. More detailed information relating to filing requirements, interventions, protests, and service can be found at: http:// www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling/filingreq.pdf. For other information, call (866) 208–3676 (toll free). For TTY, call (202) 502–8659. Dated: September 18, 2012. Nathaniel J. Davis, Sr. Deputy Secretary [FR Doc. 2012–23525 Filed 9–24–12; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6717–01–P DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Combined Notice of Filings Take notice that the Commission has received the following Natural Gas Pipeline Rate and Refund Report filings: Filings Instituting Proceedings Docket Numbers: RP12–1041–000. Applicants: Hess Corporation, Delta Energy, LLC, DE of Ohio, LLC. Description: Joint Petition of Delta Energy, LLC, DE of Ohio, LLC and Hess Corporation for Temporary Waiver of Capacity Release Regulations and Policies, and Request for Expedited Consideration. Filed Date: 9/17/12. Accession Number: 20120917–5165. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 9/25/12. Any person desiring to intervene or protest in any of the above proceedings PO 00000 Frm 00007 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Combined Notice of Filings #1 Take notice that the Commission received the following electric rate filings: Docket Numbers: ER10–2061–000. Applicants: Tampa Electric Company. Description: Compliance Refund Report to be effective N/A. Filed Date: 9/17/12. Accession Number: 20120917–5066. Comments Due: 5 p.m. ET 10/9/12. Docket Numbers: ER10–3168–003; ER10–3125–005; ER10–3102–005; ER10–3109–005; ER10–3107–005; ER10–3100–005. Applicants: ArcLight Energy Marketing, LLC, Washington County Power, LLC, Walton County Power, E:\FR\FM\25SEN1.SGM 25SEN1

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[Federal Register Volume 77, Number 186 (Tuesday, September 25, 2012)]
[Notices]
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[FR Doc No: 2012-23562]


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DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY

Bonneville Power Administration


Availability of the Bonneville Purchasing Instructions (BPI) and 
Bonneville Financial Assistance Instructions (BFAI)

AGENCY: Bonneville Power Administration (BPA), DOE.

ACTION: Notice of document availability.

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SUMMARY: Copies of the Bonneville Purchasing Instructions (BPI), which 
contain the policy and establish the procedures that BPA uses in the 
solicitation, award, and administration of its purchases of goods and 
services, including construction, are available in printed form or at 
the following Internet address: http://www.bpa.gov/corporate/business/bpi. Copies of the Bonneville Financial Assistance Instructions (BFAI), 
which contain the policy and establish the procedures that BPA uses in 
the solicitation, award, and administration of financial assistance 
instruments (principally grants and cooperative agreements), are 
available in printed form or available at the following Internet 
address: http://www.bpa.gov/corporate/business/bfai.

ADDRESSES: Unbound copies of the BPI or BFAI may be obtained by sending 
a request to the Head of the Contracting Activity, Routing DGP-7, 
Bonneville Power Administration, P.O. Box 3621, Portland, Oregon 97208-
3621.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Head of Contracting Activity (503) 
230-5498.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: BPA was established in 1937 as a Federal 
Power Marketing Agency in the Pacific Northwest. BPA operations are 
financed from power revenues rather than annual appropriations. BPA's 
purchasing operations are conducted under 16 U.S.C. 832 et seq. and 
related statutes. Pursuant to these special authorities, the BPI is 
promulgated as a statement of purchasing policy and as a body of 
interpretative regulations governing the conduct of BPA purchasing 
activities. It is significantly different from the Federal Acquisition 
Regulation, and reflects BPA's private sector approach to purchasing 
the goods and services that it requires. BPA's financial assistance 
operations are conducted under 16 U.S.C. 839 et seq. and 16 U.S.C. 839 
et seq. The BFAI express BPA's financial assistance policy. The BFAI 
also comprise BPA's rules governing implementation of the principles 
provided in the following Federal Regulations and/or OMB circulars:
    2 CFR Part 220 Cost Principles for Educational Institutions 
(CircularA-21);
    2 CFR Part 225 Cost Principles for State, Local and Indian Tribal 
Governments (Circular A-87); Grants and Cooperative Agreements with 
State and Local Governments (Circular A-102);
    Uniform Administrative Requirements for Grants and Agreements with 
Institutions of Higher Education, Hospitals and Other Non-Profit 
Organizations (Circular A-110);
    2 CFR Part 230 Cost Principles for Non-Profit Organizations 
(Circular A-122); and Audits of States, Local Governments and Non-
Profit Organizations (Circular A-133) BPA's solicitations and contracts 
include notice of applicability and availability of the BPI and the 
BFAI, as appropriate, for the information for offerors on particular 
purchases or financial assistance transactions.

    Issued in Portland, Oregon, on September 17, 2012.
Damian J. Kelly,
Manager, Purchasing/Property Governance.
[FR Doc. 2012-23562 Filed 9-24-12; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6450-01-P