Federal Acquisition Regulation; Technical Amendments, 67628-67629 [2020-21702]

Download as PDF 67628 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 206 / Friday, October 23, 2020 / Rules and Regulations c. In the definition ‘‘Worker,’’ removing from the introductory text ‘‘, as used in this subpart,’’. The revision and additions read as follows: ■ 22.1901 Definitions. As used in this subpart— Seasonal recreational equipment rental means any equipment rental in connection with seasonal recreational services. Seasonal recreational services means services that include river running, hunting, fishing, horseback riding, camping, mountaineering activities, recreational ski services, and youth camps. * * * * * ■ 3. Amend section 22.1903 by— ■ a. Removing the period at the end of paragraph (b)(2)(ii)(C) and adding ‘‘; or’’ in its place; and ■ b. Adding paragraph (b)(2)(iii). The addition reads as follows: * * * * * Alternate II (NOV 2020). * * * * * * * * ■ 5. Amend section 52.213–4 by— ■ a. Revising the date of the clause; ■ b. Removing from paragraph (a)(2)(viii) ‘‘(AUG 2020)’’ and adding ‘‘(NOV 2020).’’ in its place; and ■ c. Removing from paragraph (b)(1)(ix) ‘‘(DEC 2015)’’ and adding ‘‘(NOV 2020)’’ in its place. The revision reads as follows: 52.213–4 Terms and Conditions— Simplified Acquisitions (Other Than Commercial Items) * * * * Terms and Conditions—Simplified Acquisitions (Other Than Commercial Items) (Nov 2020) * * * * (b) * * * (2) * * * (iii) Seasonal recreational services or seasonal recreational equipment rental for the general public on Federal lands, except for lodging and food services associated with seasonal recreational services, in accordance with Executive Order 13838, Exemption from Executive Order 13658 for Recreational Services on Federal Lands (3 CFR, 2018 Comp., p. 831), as implemented by the U.S. Department of Labor regulations at 29 CFR 10.4(g). * * * * * PART 52—SOLICITATION PROVISIONS AND CONTRACT CLAUSES 52.222–55 Minimum Wages Under Executive Order 13658. Applicability. * 4. Amend section 52.212–5 by— ■ a. Revising the date of the clause; ■ b. Removing from paragraph (c)(7) ‘‘(DEC 2015)’’ and adding ‘‘(NOV 2020)’’ in its place; ■ c. Removing from paragraph (e)(1)(xvii) ‘‘(DEC 2015)’’ and adding ‘‘(NOV 2020)’’ in its place; and ■ d. In Alternate II: ■ i. Revising the date of the alternate; and ■ ii. Removing from paragraph (e)(1)(ii)(P) ‘‘(DEC 2015)’’ and adding ‘‘(NOV 2020)’’ in its place. The revisions read as follows: ■ 52.212–5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required To Implement Statutes or Executive Orders—Commercial Items. * * * VerDate Sep<11>2014 * * 18:11 Oct 22, 2020 Jkt 253001 * * * * * * Minimum Wages Under Executive Order 13658 (Nov 2020) (a) * * * ‘‘Seasonal recreational equipment rental’’ means any equipment rental in connection with seasonal recreational services. ‘‘Seasonal recreational services’’ means services that include: river running, hunting, fishing, horseback riding, camping, mountaineering activities, recreational ski services, and youth camps. * * * * * (c) * * * (2) * * * (iii) Seasonal recreational services or seasonal recreational equipment rental for the general public on Federal lands, except for lodging and food services associated with seasonal recreational services, in accordance with Executive Order 13838, Exemption from Executive Order 13658 for Recreational PO 00000 Frm 00018 Fmt 4701 Services on Federal Lands (3 CFR, 2018 Comp., p. 831), as implemented by the U.S. Department of Labor regulations at 29 CFR 10.4(g). * * * * * 7. Amend section 52.244–6 by— a. Revising the date of the clause; and b. Removing from paragraph (c)(1)(xv) ‘‘(DEC 2015)’’ and adding ‘‘(NOV 2020)’’ in its place. The revision reads as follows: ■ ■ ■ 52.244–6 Items. * * Subcontracts for Commercial * * * Subcontracts for Commercial Items (Nov 2020) * * * * * [FR Doc. 2020–21701 Filed 10–22–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–EP–P * * * * * ■ 6. Amend section 52.222–55 by— ■ a. Revising the date of the clause; ■ b. Adding to paragraph (a), in alphabetical order, the definitions ‘‘Seasonal recreational equipment rental’’ and ‘‘Seasonal recreational services’’; ■ c. In paragraph (c)(2)(ii)(A), removing the period at the end of the sentence and adding a semicolon in its place; ■ d. In paragraph (c)(2)(ii)(B), removing the period at the end of the sentence and adding ‘‘; and’’ in its place; ■ e. In paragraph (c)(2)(ii)(C), removing the period at the end of the sentence and adding ‘‘; or’’ in its place; and ■ f. Adding paragraph (c)(2)(iii). The revision and additions read as follows: 22.1903 khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with RULES2 Contract Terms and Conditions Required To Implement Statutes or Executive Orders—Commercial Items (Nov 2020) Sfmt 4700 DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION 48 CFR Parts 4, 52, and 53 [FAC 2021–02; Item VIII; Docket No. FAR– 2020–0052; Sequence No. 3] Federal Acquisition Regulation; Technical Amendments Department of Defense (DoD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Final rule. AGENCY: This document makes amendments to the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) in order to make needed editorial changes. DATES: Effective: November 23, 2020. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Lois Mandell, Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB), at 202–501–4755 or GSARegSec@gsa.gov. Please cite FAC 2021–02, Technical Amendments. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In order to update certain elements in 48 CFR parts 4, 52, and 53 this document makes editorial changes to the FAR. SUMMARY: List of Subjects in 48 CFR Parts 4, 52, and 53 Government procurement. William F. Clark, Director, Office of Government-wide Acquisition Policy, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of Government-wide Policy. Therefore, DoD, GSA, and NASA amend 48 CFR parts 4, 52, and 53 as set forth below: E:\FR\FM\23OCR2.SGM 23OCR2 Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 206 / Friday, October 23, 2020 / Rules and Regulations 1. The authority citation for 48 CFR parts 4, 52, and 53 continues to read as follows: Authorized Deviations in Provisions (Nov 2020) Authority: 40 U.S.C. 121(c); 10 U.S.C. chapter 137; and 51 U.S.C. 20113. ■ ■ ■ * * * * * 5. Amend section 52.252–6 by— a. Removing from the introductory text ‘‘$(DEVIATION)’’ and adding ‘‘(DEVIATION)’’ in its place; ■ b. Revising the date of clause; and ■ c. Removing from paragraphs (a) and (b) ‘‘$(DEVIATION)’’ and adding ‘‘(DEVIATION)’’ in its place. The revision reads as follows: 67629 and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Small Entity Compliance Guide. PART 52—SOLICITATION PROVISIONS AND CONTRACT CLAUSES Authorized Deviations in Clauses (Nov 2020) 3. Amend section 52.213–4 by— a. Revising the date of the clause; and b. Removing from paragraph (b)(1)(xiv) introductory text ‘‘(DEC 2007)’’ and adding ‘‘(MAY 2020)’’ in its place. The revision reads as follows: PART 53—FORMS This document is issued under the joint authority of DOD, GSA, and NASA. This Small Entity Compliance Guide has been prepared in accordance with section 212 of the Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act of 1996. It consists of a summary of the rules appearing in Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2021–02, which amends the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). Interested parties may obtain further information regarding these rules by referring to FAC 2021–02, which precedes this document. 53.228 DATES: 52.213–4 Terms and Conditions— Simplified Acquisitions (Other Than Commercial Items). [FR Doc. 2020–21702 Filed 10–22–20; 8:45 am] PART 4—ADMINISTRATIVE AND INFORMATION MATTERS 4.2102 [Amended] 2. Amend section 4.2102 in paragraph (a) introductory text by removing ‘‘Prohibited equipment, systems, or services’’ and adding ‘‘Prohibited equipment, systems, or services’’ in its place. ■ ■ ■ ■ * * * * * * * * * * 4. Amend section 52.252–5 by— a. Removing from the introductory text ‘‘$(DEVIATION)’’ and adding ‘‘(DEVIATION)’’ in its place; ■ b. Revising the date of provision; and ■ c. Removing from paragraphs (a) and (b) ‘‘$(DEVIATION)’’ and adding ‘‘(DEVIATION)’’ in its place. The revision reads as follows: ■ ■ 52.252–5 Authorized Deviations in Provisions. * * * * * * Authorized Deviations in * * * * * * * [Amended] 6. Amend section 53.228 by removing from paragraphs (h), (i), and (j) ‘‘28.202– 1(a)(4)’’ and adding ‘‘28.202(a)(4)’’ in its place. ■ BILLING CODE 6820–EP–P Terms and Conditions—Simplified Acquisitions (Other Than Commercial Items) (Nov 2020) * 52.252–6 Clauses. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION SUMMARY: October 23, 2020. The FAC, including the SECG, is available via the internet at https://www.regulations.gov. ADDRESSES: For clarification of content, contact the analyst whose name appears in the table below. Please cite FAC 2021–02 and the FAR Case number. For information pertaining to status or publication schedules, contact the Regulatory Secretariat Division at 202–501–4755 or GSARegSec@gsa.gov. An asterisk (*) next to a rule indicates that a regulatory flexibility analysis has been prepared. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: 48 CFR Chapter 1 [Docket No. FAR–2020–0051, Sequence No. 7] Federal Acquisition Regulation; Federal Acquisition Circular 2021–02; Small Entity Compliance Guide Department of Defense (DoD), General Services Administration (GSA), AGENCY: * khammond on DSKJM1Z7X2PROD with RULES2 RULE LISTED IN FAC 2021–02 Item Subject I ......................... II ........................ III ....................... IV * .................... V ....................... VI * .................... VII * ................... VIII .................... Removal of FAR Appendix ............................................................................................................ Removal of Obsolete Definitions ................................................................................................... Update to Excess Personal Property Procedures ........................................................................ Reserve Officer Training Corps and Military Recruiting on Campus ........................................... Documentation of Market Research ............................................................................................. Taxes—Foreign Contracts in Afghanistan .................................................................................... Recreational Services on Federal Lands ...................................................................................... Technical Amendments. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Summaries for each FAR rule follow. For the actual revisions and/or amendments made by these FAR rules, refer to the specific item numbers and subjects set forth in the documents VerDate Sep<11>2014 18:11 Oct 22, 2020 Jkt 253001 FAR case following these item summaries. FAC 2021–02 amends the FAR as follows: PO 00000 Frm 00019 Fmt 4701 Sfmt 4700 2020–003 2020–002 2019–019 2018–021 2020–006 2018–023 2019–002 Analyst Boyer. Uddowla. Uddowla. Delgado. Francis. Funk. Funk. Item I—Removal of FAR Appendix (FAR Case 2020–003) This final rule removes FAR references to the FAR appendix and the FAR looseleaf. The FAR appendix at an earlier time contained a copy of the Cost E:\FR\FM\23OCR2.SGM 23OCR2

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[Federal Register Volume 85, Number 206 (Friday, October 23, 2020)]
[Rules and Regulations]
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From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 2020-21702]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION

48 CFR Parts 4, 52, and 53

[FAC 2021-02; Item VIII; Docket No. FAR-2020-0052; Sequence No. 3]


Federal Acquisition Regulation; Technical Amendments

AGENCY: Department of Defense (DoD), General Services Administration 
(GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

ACTION: Final rule.

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SUMMARY: This document makes amendments to the Federal Acquisition 
Regulation (FAR) in order to make needed editorial changes.

DATES: Effective: November 23, 2020.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Lois Mandell, Regulatory 
Secretariat Division (MVCB), at 202-501-4755 or [email protected]. 
Please cite FAC 2021-02, Technical Amendments.

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: In order to update certain elements in 48 
CFR parts 4, 52, and 53 this document makes editorial changes to the 
FAR.

List of Subjects in 48 CFR Parts 4, 52, and 53

    Government procurement.

William F. Clark,
Director, Office of Government-wide Acquisition Policy, Office of 
Acquisition Policy, Office of Government-wide Policy.

    Therefore, DoD, GSA, and NASA amend 48 CFR parts 4, 52, and 53 as 
set forth below:

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1. The authority citation for 48 CFR parts 4, 52, and 53 continues to 
read as follows:

    Authority:  40 U.S.C. 121(c); 10 U.S.C. chapter 137; and 51 
U.S.C. 20113.

PART 4--ADMINISTRATIVE AND INFORMATION MATTERS


4.2102  [Amended]

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2. Amend section 4.2102 in paragraph (a) introductory text by removing 
``Prohibited equipment, systems, or services'' and adding ``Prohibited 
equipment, systems, or services'' in its place.

PART 52--SOLICITATION PROVISIONS AND CONTRACT CLAUSES

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3. Amend section 52.213-4 by--
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a. Revising the date of the clause; and
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b. Removing from paragraph (b)(1)(xiv) introductory text ``(DEC 2007)'' 
and adding ``(MAY 2020)'' in its place.
    The revision reads as follows:


52.213-4   Terms and Conditions--Simplified Acquisitions (Other Than 
Commercial Items).

* * * * *

Terms and Conditions--Simplified Acquisitions (Other Than Commercial 
Items) (Nov 2020)

* * * * *

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4. Amend section 52.252-5 by--
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a. Removing from the introductory text ``$(DEVIATION)'' and adding 
``(DEVIATION)'' in its place;
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b. Revising the date of provision; and
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c. Removing from paragraphs (a) and (b) ``$(DEVIATION)'' and adding 
``(DEVIATION)'' in its place.
    The revision reads as follows:


52.252-5   Authorized Deviations in Provisions.

* * * * *

Authorized Deviations in Provisions (Nov 2020)

* * * * *

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5. Amend section 52.252-6 by--
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a. Removing from the introductory text ``$(DEVIATION)'' and adding 
``(DEVIATION)'' in its place;
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b. Revising the date of clause; and
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c. Removing from paragraphs (a) and (b) ``$(DEVIATION)'' and adding 
``(DEVIATION)'' in its place.
    The revision reads as follows:


52.252-6   Authorized Deviations in Clauses.

* * * * *

Authorized Deviations in Clauses (Nov 2020)

* * * * *

PART 53--FORMS


53.228   [Amended]

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6. Amend section 53.228 by removing from paragraphs (h), (i), and (j) 
``28.202-1(a)(4)'' and adding ``28.202(a)(4)'' in its place.

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