General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; GSA Mentor-Protégé Program, 27310 [2015-11525]

Download as PDF 27310 Federal Register / Vol. 80, No. 92 / Wednesday, May 13, 2015 / Notices Dated: May 7, 2015. Jeffrey A. Koses, Director, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of Government-wide Policy. [FR Doc. 2015–11532 Filed 5–12–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–61–P GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION [OMB Control No. 3090–0286; Docket 2015– 0001; Sequence 14] General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; Information ´ ´ Collection; GSA Mentor-Protege Program Office of the Chief Acquisition Officer, General Services Administration (GSA). ACTION: Notice of request for public comments regarding an extension to an existing OMB clearance. AGENCY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Regulatory Secretariat Division will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a previously approved information collection concerning the ´ ´ GSA Mentor-Protege Program, in the General Services Administration Acquisition Manual (GSAM). DATES: Submit comments on or before July 13, 2015. ADDRESSES: Submit comments identified by Information Collection ´ ´ 3090–0286, GSA Mentor-Protege Program by any of the following methods: • Regulations.gov: http:// www.regulations.gov. Submit comments via the Federal eRulemaking portal by searching the OMB control number. Follow the instructions provided at the ‘‘Submit a Comment’’ screen. Please include your name, company name (if any), and ‘‘Information Collection 3090– ´ ´ 0286, GSA Mentor-Protege Program’’ on your attached document. • Mail: General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB), 1800 F Street NW., Washington, DC 20405. ATTN: Ms. Flowers/IC 3090–0286, GSA Mentor´ ´ Protege Program. asabaliauskas on DSK5VPTVN1PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: VerDate Sep<11>2014 17:27 May 12, 2015 Jkt 235001 Instructions: Please submit comments only and cite Information Collection ´ ´ 3090–0286, GSA Mentor-Protege Program, in all correspondence related to this collection. All comments received will be posted without change to http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal and/or business confidential information provided. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Christina Mullins, Procurement Analyst, General Services Acquisition Policy Division, GSA, (202) 969–4066 or email christina.mullins@gsa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: ´ ´ Mentor-Protege Program, in all correspondence. A. Purpose collection of information is necessary and whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected. Modernizing the Federal Supply Schedule Program: Standardization of Part Number Data ´ ´ The GSA Mentor-Protege Program is designed to encourage GSA prime contractors to assist small businesses, small disadvantaged businesses, women-owned small businesses, veteran-owned small businesses, service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses, and HUBZone small businesses in enhancing their capabilities to perform GSA contracts and subcontracts, foster the establishment of long-term business relationships between these small business entities and GSA prime contractors, and increase the overall number of small business entities that receive GSA contract and subcontract awards. B. Annual Reporting Burden Respondents: 254. Responses per Respondent: 4. Total Annual Responses: 1,016. Hours per Response: 3. Total Burden Hours: 3,048. C. Public Comments Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this collection of information is necessary; whether it will have practical utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or other forms of information technology. Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the General Services Administration, Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB), 1800 F Street NW., Washington, DC 20405, telephone 202–501–4755. Please cite OMB Control No. 3090–0286, GSA PO 00000 Frm 00027 Fmt 4703 Sfmt 4703 Dated: May 8, 2015. Jeffrey A. Koses, Director, Office of Acquisition Policy & Senior Procurement Executive. [FR Doc. 2015–11525 Filed 5–12–15; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–61–P GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION [Notice–FAS–2015–01; Docket No. 2015– 0002; Sequence 11] Federal Acquisition Service, General Services Administration ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) of the General Services Administration (GSA) is publishing this notice in order to clarify the structured data elements required under the Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) program price list clause. DATES: May 13, 2015. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Denise Alley, Procurement Analyst, FAS Office of Acquisition Management, at denise.alley@gsa.gov or 703–605– 2756. SUMMARY: SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: A. Purpose The purpose of this notice is to clarify for existing FSS contractors that pursuant to the price list clause: (1.) Manufacturer Part Number (MPN) data is required for all awarded products, and (2.) Universal Product Code Type A (UPC–A) data is required for all awarded products for which this information is commercially available. FSS solicitation instructions have already been updated to clarify MPN and UPC–A data requirements for new offerors. This notice is solely intended to provide clarification for existing FSS contractors. FAS plans to begin efforts to obtain this data from existing FSS contractors 45 days after publication of this notice in the Federal Register. B. Background The FAS is embarking on several initiatives to improve the quality of its offerings under the FSS program. A major piece of this effort involves the standardization of part number data in order to improve the quality of the descriptive data available to customers in FSS price lists published on E:\FR\FM\13MYN1.SGM 13MYN1

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GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 3090-0286; Docket 2015-0001; Sequence 14]


General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; 
Information Collection; GSA Mentor-Prot[eacute]g[eacute] Program

AGENCY: Office of the Chief Acquisition Officer, General Services 
Administration (GSA).

ACTION: Notice of request for public comments regarding an extension to 
an existing OMB clearance.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the 
Regulatory Secretariat Division will be submitting to the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a 
previously approved information collection concerning the GSA Mentor-
Prot[eacute]g[eacute] Program, in the General Services Administration 
Acquisition Manual (GSAM).

DATES: Submit comments on or before July 13, 2015.

ADDRESSES: Submit comments identified by Information Collection 3090-
0286, GSA Mentor-Prot[eacute]g[eacute] Program by any of the following 
methods:
     Regulations.gov: http://www.regulations.gov. Submit 
comments via the Federal eRulemaking portal by searching the OMB 
control number. Follow the instructions provided at the ``Submit a 
Comment'' screen. Please include your name, company name (if any), and 
``Information Collection 3090-0286, GSA Mentor-Prot[eacute]g[eacute] 
Program'' on your attached document.
     Mail: General Services Administration, Regulatory 
Secretariat Division (MVCB), 1800 F Street NW., Washington, DC 20405. 
ATTN: Ms. Flowers/IC 3090-0286, GSA Mentor-Prot[eacute]g[eacute] 
Program.
    Instructions: Please submit comments only and cite Information 
Collection 3090-0286, GSA Mentor-Prot[eacute]g[eacute] Program, in all 
correspondence related to this collection. All comments received will 
be posted without change to http://www.regulations.gov, including any 
personal and/or business confidential information provided.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Christina Mullins, Procurement 
Analyst, General Services Acquisition Policy Division, GSA, (202) 969-
4066 or email christina.mullins@gsa.gov.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

A. Purpose

    The GSA Mentor-Prot[eacute]g[eacute] Program is designed to 
encourage GSA prime contractors to assist small businesses, small 
disadvantaged businesses, women-owned small businesses, veteran-owned 
small businesses, service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses, and 
HUBZone small businesses in enhancing their capabilities to perform GSA 
contracts and subcontracts, foster the establishment of long-term 
business relationships between these small business entities and GSA 
prime contractors, and increase the overall number of small business 
entities that receive GSA contract and subcontract awards.

B. Annual Reporting Burden

    Respondents: 254.
    Responses per Respondent: 4.
    Total Annual Responses: 1,016.
    Hours per Response: 3.
    Total Burden Hours: 3,048.

C. Public Comments

    Public comments are particularly invited on: Whether this 
collection of information is necessary; whether it will have practical 
utility; whether our estimate of the public burden of this collection 
of information is accurate, and based on valid assumptions and 
methodology; ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the 
information to be collected; and ways in which we can minimize the 
burden of the collection of information on those who are to respond, 
through the use of appropriate technological collection techniques or 
other forms of information technology.
    Obtaining Copies of Proposals: Requesters may obtain a copy of the 
information collection documents from the General Services 
Administration, Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB), 1800 F Street 
NW., Washington, DC 20405, telephone 202-501-4755. Please cite OMB 
Control No. 3090-0286, GSA Mentor-Prot[eacute]g[eacute] Program, in all 
correspondence.

    Dated: May 8, 2015.
Jeffrey A. Koses,
Director, Office of Acquisition Policy & Senior Procurement Executive.
[FR Doc. 2015-11525 Filed 5-12-15; 8:45 am]
 BILLING CODE 6820-61-P