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Download as PDF Vol. 78 Tuesday, No. 146 July 30, 2013 Part VI Department of Housing and Urban Development emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES2 Designations of Chief Acquisition Officer and Senior Procurement Executive and Delegation of Procurement Authority and Chief Acquisition Officer Functions; Notice VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:23 Jul 29, 2013 Jkt 229001 PO 00000 Frm 00001 Fmt 4717 Sfmt 4717 E:\FR\FM\30JYN2.SGM 30JYN2 46240 Federal Register / Vol. 78, No. 146 / Tuesday, July 30, 2013 / Notices delegated to the Senior Procurement Executive remain with the Chief Acquisition Officer. DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5701–D–01] Designations of Chief Acquisition Officer and Senior Procurement Executive Office of the Secretary, HUD. Notice of designations and delegation of authority. AGENCY: ACTION: Section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act, as amended, authorizes the Secretary to delegate functions, powers, and duties as the Secretary deems necessary. In this notice the Secretary of HUD designates the Deputy Secretary as the Chief Acquisition Officer and designates the Chief Procurement Officer as the Senior Procurement Executive. DATES: Effective Date: July 24, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lisa D. Maguire, Assistant Chief Procurement Officer for Policy and Systems, Office of the Chief Procurement Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 5276, Washington, DC 20410–3000; telephone number 202– 708–0294 (this is not a toll-free number). Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Relay Service at 800–877– 8339. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice includes the Department’s designations of the Chief Acquisition Officer and Senior Procurement Executive. Previously, the designations were set forth in a Federal Register notice published on August 30, 2011 (76 FR 53936). Accordingly, the Secretary hereby revokes the August 30, 2011, designations and designates as follows: SUMMARY: emcdonald on DSK67QTVN1PROD with NOTICES2 Section A. Designation of Chief Acquisition Officer 1. The Deputy Secretary is designated to serve as the Department’s Chief Acquisition Officer. Functions of the Chief Acquisition Officer are outlined at 41 U.S.C. 414. If the Deputy Secretary position is vacant, the Senior Procurement Executive will perform all of the duties and functions of the Chief Acquisition Officer. 2. The authority of the Chief Acquisition Officer includes the authority to redelegate any of the duties and functions of the Chief Acquisition Officer to the Senior Procurement Executive. Such delegations will be made via separate notice published in the Federal Register. Any functions not VerDate Mar<15>2010 17:23 Jul 29, 2013 Jkt 229001 Section B. Designation of Senior Procurement Executive 1. The Chief Procurement Officer is designated as the Department’s Senior Procurement Executive. 2. The Senior Procurement Executive shall report directly to the Deputy Secretary, without intervening authority, for all procurement-related matters. 3. The authority of the Senior Procurement Executive includes the authority to redelegate the duties and functions of the Senior Procurement Executive. Section C. Authority Superseded This designation revokes and supersedes all previous designations concerning the Chief Acquisition Officer and Senior Procurement Executive. Authority: 41 U.S.C. 414; section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban Development Act (42 U.S.C. 3535(d)). Dated: July 24, 2013. Shaun Donovan, Secretary. [FR Doc. 2013–18291 Filed 7–29–13; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 4210–67–P DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT [Docket No. FR–5701–D–02] Delegation of Procurement Authority and Chief Acquisition Officer Functions Office of the Secretary, HUD. Notice of delegation of authority. AGENCY: ACTION: In this notice, the Deputy Secretary of HUD, as the Chief Acquisition Officer, delegates procurement authority and certain Chief Acquisition Officer functions to the Senior Procurement Executive. DATES: Effective Date: July 23, 2013. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lisa D. Maguire, Assistant Chief Procurement Officer for Policy and Systems, Office of the Chief Procurement Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 7th Street SW., Room 5276, Washington, DC 20410–3000; telephone number 202– 708–0294 (this is not a toll-free number). Persons with hearing or speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the tollfree Federal Relay Service at 800–877– 8339. SUMMARY: PO 00000 Frm 00002 Fmt 4701 Sfmt 4703 This notice delegates procurement authority and certain functions from the Chief Acquisition Officer to the Senior Procurement Executive. This notice also revises the delegation to the Senior Procurement Executive to include these functions. Accordingly, and in accordance with the authority set forth in the designation of the Deputy Secretary as the Chief Acquisition Officer, published elsewhere in today’s Federal Register, the Deputy Secretary as Chief Acquisition Officer, delegates as follows: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Section A. Delegation of Authority and Functions to the Senior Procurement Executive 1. The Senior Procurement Executive is delegated authority to perform the following functions of the Chief Acquisition Officer, set forth in 41 U.S.C. 414: a. Monitoring the performance of the Department’s acquisition activity and acquisition programs, evaluating the performance of those programs on the basis of applicable performance measurements, and advising the Chief Acquisition Officer and the Secretary regarding the appropriate business strategy to achieve the mission of the Department; b. Increasing the use of full and open competition in the acquisition of property and services by establishing policies, procedures, and practices that ensure that the Department receives a sufficient number of sealed bids or competitive proposals from responsible sources, to fulfill the Federal Government’s requirements (including performance and delivery schedules) at the lowest cost or best value considering the nature of the property or service procured; c. Increasing appropriate use of performance-based contracting and performance specifications; d. Making acquisition decisions consistent with all applicable laws and establishing clear lines of authority, accountability, and responsibility for acquisition decisionmaking within the Department; e. Managing the direction of acquisition policy for the Department, including development and implementation of the unique acquisition policies, regulations, and standards of the Department; f. Developing and maintaining the Department’s Acquisition Career Management Program to ensure that there is an adequate professional workforce, including working with the Department’s Chief Human Capital Officer and principal program managers E:\FR\FM\30JYN2.SGM 30JYN2

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 Designations of Chief Acquisition Officer and Senior Procurement 
Executive and Delegation of Procurement Authority and Chief Acquisition 
Officer Functions; Notice

Federal Register / Vol. 78 , No. 146 / Tuesday, July 30, 2013 / 
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DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT

[Docket No. FR-5701-D-01]


Designations of Chief Acquisition Officer and Senior Procurement 
Executive

AGENCY: Office of the Secretary, HUD.

ACTION: Notice of designations and delegation of authority.

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SUMMARY: Section 7(d) of the Department of Housing and Urban 
Development Act, as amended, authorizes the Secretary to delegate 
functions, powers, and duties as the Secretary deems necessary. In this 
notice the Secretary of HUD designates the Deputy Secretary as the 
Chief Acquisition Officer and designates the Chief Procurement Officer 
as the Senior Procurement Executive.

DATES: Effective Date: July 24, 2013.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Lisa D. Maguire, Assistant Chief 
Procurement Officer for Policy and Systems, Office of the Chief 
Procurement Officer, Department of Housing and Urban Development, 451 
7th Street SW., Room 5276, Washington, DC 20410-3000; telephone number 
202-708-0294 (this is not a toll-free number). Persons with hearing or 
speech impairments may access this number through TTY by calling the 
toll-free Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: This notice includes the Department's 
designations of the Chief Acquisition Officer and Senior Procurement 
Executive. Previously, the designations were set forth in a Federal 
Register notice published on August 30, 2011 (76 FR 53936). 
Accordingly, the Secretary hereby revokes the August 30, 2011, 
designations and designates as follows:

Section A. Designation of Chief Acquisition Officer

    1. The Deputy Secretary is designated to serve as the Department's 
Chief Acquisition Officer. Functions of the Chief Acquisition Officer 
are outlined at 41 U.S.C. 414. If the Deputy Secretary position is 
vacant, the Senior Procurement Executive will perform all of the duties 
and functions of the Chief Acquisition Officer.
    2. The authority of the Chief Acquisition Officer includes the 
authority to redelegate any of the duties and functions of the Chief 
Acquisition Officer to the Senior Procurement Executive. Such 
delegations will be made via separate notice published in the Federal 
Register. Any functions not delegated to the Senior Procurement 
Executive remain with the Chief Acquisition Officer.

Section B. Designation of Senior Procurement Executive

    1. The Chief Procurement Officer is designated as the Department's 
Senior Procurement Executive.
    2. The Senior Procurement Executive shall report directly to the 
Deputy Secretary, without intervening authority, for all procurement-
related matters.
    3. The authority of the Senior Procurement Executive includes the 
authority to redelegate the duties and functions of the Senior 
Procurement Executive.

Section C. Authority Superseded

    This designation revokes and supersedes all previous designations 
concerning the Chief Acquisition Officer and Senior Procurement 
Executive.

    Authority:  41 U.S.C. 414; section 7(d) of the Department of 
Housing and Urban Development Act (42 U.S.C. 3535(d)).

    Dated: July 24, 2013.
Shaun Donovan,
Secretary.
[FR Doc. 2013-18291 Filed 7-29-13; 8:45 am]
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