Submission for OMB Review; Preaward Survey Forms (Standard Forms 1403, 1404, 1405, 1406, 1407, and 1408), 71653 [2020-24932]

Download as PDF Federal Register / Vol. 85, No. 218 / Tuesday, November 10, 2020 / Notices Control No. 9000–0135, Prospective Subcontractor Requests for Bonds. William F. Clark, Director, Federal Acquisition Policy Division, Office of Governmentwide Acquisition Policy, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of Governmentwide Policy. [FR Doc. 2020–24931 Filed 11–9–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–EP–P DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION A. OMB Control Number, Title, and Any Associated Form(s) NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION 9000–0011, Preaward Survey Forms (Standard Forms 1403, 1404, 1405, 1406, 1407, and 1408). [OMB Control No. 9000–0011; Docket No. 2020–0053; Sequence No. 8] Department of Defense (DOD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the Regulatory Secretariat Division has submitted to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a revision and renewal of a previously approved information collection requirement regarding preaward survey forms. DATES: Submit comments on or before December 10, 2020. ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for this information collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain. Find this particular information collection by selecting ‘‘Currently under Review—Open for Public Comments’’ or by using the search function. Additionally submit a copy to GSA through http://www.regulations.gov and follow the instructions on the site. This website provides the ability to type short comments directly into the comment field or attach a file for lengthier comments. Instructions: All items submitted must cite OMB Control No. 9000–0011, Preaward Survey Forms (Standard Forms 1403, 1404, 1405, 1406, 1407, and 1408). Comments received generally will be posted without change to http:// www.regulations.gov, including any personal and/or business confidential information provided. To confirm jbell on DSKJLSW7X2PROD with NOTICES SUMMARY: 17:21 Nov 09, 2020 Jkt 253001 Contracting officers, prior to award, must make an affirmative determination that the prospective contractor is responsible, i.e., capable of performing the contract. Before making such a determination, the contracting officer must have or obtain sufficient information to establish that the prospective contractor: Has adequate financial resources; or the ability to obtain such resources; is able to comply with required delivery schedule; has a satisfactory record of performance; has a satisfactory record of integrity; and is otherwise qualified and eligible to receive an award under appropriate laws and regulations. If such information is not readily available to the contracting officer, it is obtained through a preaward survey conducted by the contract administration office or another organization designated by the agency to conduct the surveys. The necessary data is collected from available data or through plant visits, phone calls, and correspondence in detail commensurate with the dollar value and complexity of the procurement. This clearance covers the information that prospective contractors must provide to ensure proper completion of the following preaward survey forms prescribed by the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR): • Standard Form 1403 Preaward Survey of Prospective Contractor (General) • Standard Form 1404 Preaward Survey of Prospective Contractor (Technical) • Standard Form 1405 Preaward Survey of Prospective Contractor (Production) • Standard Form 1406 Preaward Survey of Prospective Contractor (Quality Assurance) PO 00000 Frm 00051 Fmt 4703 • Standard Form 1407 Preaward Survey of Prospective Contractor (Financial Capability) • Standard Form 1408 Preaward Survey of Prospective Contractor (Accounting System) C. Common Form This information collection is being converted into a common form. The General Services Administration is the sponsor agency of this common form. All executive agencies covered by the Federal Acquisition Regulation will use this common form. Each executive agency will report their agency burden separately, and the reported information will be available at Reginfo.gov. D. Annual Burden General Services Administration B. Needs and Uses Submission for OMB Review; Preaward Survey Forms (Standard Forms 1403, 1404, 1405, 1406, 1407, and 1408) VerDate Sep<11>2014 receipt of your comment(s), please check www.regulations.gov, approximately two-to-three days after submission to verify posting. If there are difficulties submitting comments, contact the GSA Regulatory Secretariat Division at 202–501–4755 or GSARegSec@gsa.gov. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Zenaida Delgado, Procurement Analyst, at telephone 202–969–7207, or zenaida.delgado@gsa.gov. SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: 71653 Sfmt 4703 Respondents: 107. Total Annual Responses: 107. Total Burden Hours: 2,568. E. Public Comment A 60-day notice was published in the Federal Register at 85 FR 55290 on September 4, 2020. No comments were received. Obtaining Copies: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information collection documents from the GSA Regulatory Secretariat Division, by calling 202–501–4755 or emailing GSARegSec@gsa.gov. Please cite OMB Control No. 9000–0011, Preaward Survey Forms (Standard Forms 1403, 1404, 1405, 1406, 1407, and 1408). William F. Clark, Director, Federal Acquisition Policy Division, Office of Governmentwide Acquisition Policy, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of Governmentwide Policy. [FR Doc. 2020–24932 Filed 11–9–20; 8:45 am] BILLING CODE 6820–EP–P DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services [Document Identifier: CMS–2552–10] Agency Information Collection Activities: Proposed Collection; Comment Request Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Health and Human Services (HHS). ACTION: Notice. AGENCY: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is announcing an opportunity for the public to comment on CMS’ intention to collect SUMMARY: E:\FR\FM\10NON1.SGM 10NON1

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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

GENERAL SERVICES ADMINISTRATION

NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION

[OMB Control No. 9000-0011; Docket No. 2020-0053; Sequence No. 8]


Submission for OMB Review; Preaward Survey Forms (Standard Forms 
1403, 1404, 1405, 1406, 1407, and 1408)

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

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act, the 
Regulatory Secretariat Division has submitted to the Office of 
Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a revision 
and renewal of a previously approved information collection requirement 
regarding preaward survey forms.

DATES: Submit comments on or before December 10, 2020.

ADDRESSES: Written comments and recommendations for this information 
collection should be sent within 30 days of publication of this notice 
to www.reginfo.gov/public/do/PRAMain. Find this particular information 
collection by selecting ``Currently under Review--Open for Public 
Comments'' or by using the search function.
    Additionally submit a copy to GSA through http://www.regulations.gov and follow the instructions on the site. This 
website provides the ability to type short comments directly into the 
comment field or attach a file for lengthier comments.
    Instructions: All items submitted must cite OMB Control No. 9000-
0011, Preaward Survey Forms (Standard Forms 1403, 1404, 1405, 1406, 
1407, and 1408). Comments received generally will be posted without 
change to http://www.regulations.gov, including any personal and/or 
business confidential information provided. To confirm receipt of your 
comment(s), please check www.regulations.gov, approximately two-to-
three days after submission to verify posting. If there are 
difficulties submitting comments, contact the GSA Regulatory 
Secretariat Division at 202-501-4755 or [email protected].

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Zenaida Delgado, Procurement Analyst, 
at telephone 202-969-7207, or [email protected].

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

A. OMB Control Number, Title, and Any Associated Form(s)

    9000-0011, Preaward Survey Forms (Standard Forms 1403, 1404, 1405, 
1406, 1407, and 1408).

B. Needs and Uses

    Contracting officers, prior to award, must make an affirmative 
determination that the prospective contractor is responsible, i.e., 
capable of performing the contract. Before making such a determination, 
the contracting officer must have or obtain sufficient information to 
establish that the prospective contractor: Has adequate financial 
resources; or the ability to obtain such resources; is able to comply 
with required delivery schedule; has a satisfactory record of 
performance; has a satisfactory record of integrity; and is otherwise 
qualified and eligible to receive an award under appropriate laws and 
regulations. If such information is not readily available to the 
contracting officer, it is obtained through a preaward survey conducted 
by the contract administration office or another organization 
designated by the agency to conduct the surveys. The necessary data is 
collected from available data or through plant visits, phone calls, and 
correspondence in detail commensurate with the dollar value and 
complexity of the procurement. This clearance covers the information 
that prospective contractors must provide to ensure proper completion 
of the following preaward survey forms prescribed by the Federal 
Acquisition Regulation (FAR):

     Standard Form 1403 Preaward Survey of Prospective 
Contractor (General)
     Standard Form 1404 Preaward Survey of Prospective 
Contractor (Technical)
     Standard Form 1405 Preaward Survey of Prospective 
Contractor (Production)
     Standard Form 1406 Preaward Survey of Prospective 
Contractor (Quality Assurance)
     Standard Form 1407 Preaward Survey of Prospective 
Contractor (Financial Capability)
     Standard Form 1408 Preaward Survey of Prospective 
Contractor (Accounting System)

C. Common Form

    This information collection is being converted into a common form. 
The General Services Administration is the sponsor agency of this 
common form. All executive agencies covered by the Federal Acquisition 
Regulation will use this common form. Each executive agency will report 
their agency burden separately, and the reported information will be 
available at Reginfo.gov.

D. Annual Burden

General Services Administration

    Respondents: 107.
    Total Annual Responses: 107.
    Total Burden Hours: 2,568.

E. Public Comment

    A 60-day notice was published in the Federal Register at 85 FR 
55290 on September 4, 2020. No comments were received.
    Obtaining Copies: Requesters may obtain a copy of the information 
collection documents from the GSA Regulatory Secretariat Division, by 
calling 202-501-4755 or emailing [email protected]. Please cite OMB 
Control No. 9000-0011, Preaward Survey Forms (Standard Forms 1403, 
1404, 1405, 1406, 1407, and 1408).

William F. Clark,
Director, Federal Acquisition Policy Division, Office of Governmentwide 
Acquisition Policy, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of 
Governmentwide Policy.
[FR Doc. 2020-24932 Filed 11-9-20; 8:45 am]
BILLING CODE 6820-EP-P