General Services Administration July 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Submission for OMB Review; Qualification Requirements
Document Number: 2019-16196
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-30
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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 revision and renewal of a previously approved information collection requirement concerning qualification requirements.
Notice of Availability and Announcement of Public Meeting for the Final Environmental Assessment for the Edward J. Schwartz Federal Building Structural Enhancements Project in San Diego, California
Document Number: 2019-16134
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-30
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This notice announces the availability of the Final Environmental Assessment (EA) for the proposed structural enhancement improvements to the existing Edward J. Schwartz Federal Building and United States Courthouse located at 880 Front Street in San Diego, California (Project). The Final EA describes the reason the Project is being proposed; the alternatives that were evaluated; the potential impacts of each of the alternatives on the existing environment; and the proposed avoidance, minimization, and/or mitigation measures related to those alternatives. Based on its finding of no significant impacts, GSA has determined that an Environmental Impact Statement need not be prepared.
Notice of Intent To Prepare an Environmental Assessment for the Appraisers Building and U.S. Customs House, San Francisco, CA
Document Number: 2019-16133
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-30
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Pursuant to the requirements of the National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA), the Council on Environmental Quality Regulations, and the GSA PBS NEPA Desk Guide, GSA is issuing this notice to advise the public that an Environmental Assessment (EA) will be prepared for the Appraisers Building and U.S. Customs House Modernization Project, San Francisco, CA (Project).
Information Collections; GSA 3729 Wireless Telecommunications Company Application
Document Number: 2019-15555
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-23
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The data collection previously approved under OMB Control Number 3090-0307, GSA 3729 Wireless Telecommunications Company Application (GSA 3729) is no longer active and has been removed from GSA's website. The SF-299, Application for Transportation and Utility Systems and Facilities on Federal Lands, will be modified to incorporate the information contained in the GSA 3729 and should be used in its current format, until the revised form is approved for use.
Submission for OMB Review; General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery
Document Number: 2019-15556
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-23
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
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 an extension of a previously approved information collection requirement regarding the Generic Clearance for the Collection of Qualitative Feedback on Agency Service Delivery.
Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission; Notification of Public Meeting
Document Number: 2019-15453
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-22
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Meeting notice is being provided according to the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act. This notice provides the schedule and agenda for the August 12, 2019, telephonic meeting of the Women's Suffrage Centennial Commission (Commission). The meeting is open to the public.
Submission for OMB Review; Economic Purchase Quantity-Supplies
Document Number: 2019-15452
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-22
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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 revision and extension of a previously approved information collection requirement concerning economic purchase quantitysupplies.
Submission for OMB Review; Permits, Authorities, or Franchises
Document Number: 2019-15451
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-22
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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 revision and renewal of a previously approved information collection requirement concerning permits, authorities, or franchises for regulated transportation.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Prohibition on Contracting With Entities Using Certain Telecommunications and Video Surveillance Services or Equipment (FAR Case 2019-009), Public Meeting
Document Number: 2019-15417
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-19
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
DoD, GSA, and NASA published an announcement of a public meeting on June 3, 2019 to obtain the views of experts and interested parties regarding implementation of section 889 of Title VII of the NDAA for FY 2019, with specific focus on the implementation of paragraph (a)(1)(B). No livestream will be available for this meeting.
Submission for OMB Review; Accident Prevention Plans
Document Number: 2019-15370
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-19
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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 accident prevention plans.
Submission for OMB Review; Schedules for Construction Contracts
Document Number: 2019-15369
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-19
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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 schedules for construction contracts.
Submission for OMB Review; Bid Guarantees, Performance and Payment Bonds, and Alternative Payment Protections
Document Number: 2019-15368
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-19
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
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 renewal of a previously approved information collection requirement regarding bid guarantees, performance and payment bonds, and alternative payment protections.
Office of Federal High-Performance Buildings; Notification of Extension of Public Comment Period
Document Number: 2019-15328
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-19
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The comment period for Notice MG-2019-03, published in the Federal Register on July 1, 2019, has been extended from Monday, July 15, 2019, to Wednesday, July 31, 2019.
General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Updates to the Issuance of GSA's Acquisition Policy
Document Number: 2019-15056
Type: Rule
Date: 2019-07-16
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The General Services Administration (GSA) is issuing this direct final rule to amend the General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR) to remove internal agency guidance regarding deviations from the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and General Services Administration Acquisition Manual (GSAM) and move it to GSA's non-regulatory acquisition policy.
Federal Acquisition Regulation: Requirements for DD Form 254, Contract Security Classification Specification
Document Number: 2019-14379
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2019-07-12
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
DoD, GSA, and NASA are proposing to amend the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) to require electronic submission of the DD Form 254, Contract Security Classification Specification.
Unique Entity ID Standard for Awards Management
Document Number: 2019-14665
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-10
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of this new Unique Entity ID for Federal awards management includes the final technical specification for the identifier standard. IAE is hosting a meeting to provide information on the new Unique Entity ID standard. The meeting is open to current and potential federal awardees (contracts, grants, loan recipients, etc.) and the public.
Submission for OMB Review; General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; Modifications 552.238-81
Document Number: 2019-14423
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-08
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
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 an information collection requirement regarding the Modifications clause.
Public Meetings of the Public Buildings Reform Board
Document Number: 2019-14364
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-05
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
As provided in section 5 of the Federal Assets Sale and Transfer Act of 2016 (FASTA), the Public Buildings Reform Board (PBRB) gives notice of three upcoming public meetings. At the public meeting in Washington, DC, the PBRB will receive input regarding proposed methodologies and criteria for selecting Federal properties for disposal with an emphasis on High Value Properties. The PBRB will also hear from commercial real estate representatives to gain their perspective on private sector valuation practices as they apply to Federal property proposed for disposal and other relevant private sector practices. At the public meetings in Los Angeles, California and Denver, Colorado the Board will consider a number of Federal properties located in the western United States.
Information Collection; Improving Customer Experience-Implementation of Section 280 of OMB Circular A-11
Document Number: 2019-14217
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-03
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
As part of the Administration's commitment to improving customer service delivery, the General Services Administration (GSA), is coordinating the government wide development of the following proposed Information Collection Request ``Improving Customer ExperienceImplementation of Section 280 of OMB Circular A-11'' for approval under the Paperwork Reduction Act. This notice announces GSA will be submitting on this collection to OMB for approval and solicits comments on specific aspects of the proposed information collection.
Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Relocation Allowances-Relocation Income Tax Allowance (RITA) Tables
Document Number: 2019-14063
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-02
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The purpose of this notice is to inform agencies that FTR Bulletin 19-05 pertaining to Relocation AllowancesRelocation Income Tax Allowance (RITA) Tables for employees who relocated prior to 2015 with reimbursements received in 2018 and new procedures for employees who relocated prior to 2015 with reimbursements received in 2019 or later is now available online at www.gsa.gov/ftrbulletin.
Submission for OMB Review; Contractor Information Worksheet; GSA Form 850
Document Number: 2019-14035
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-02
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
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 requirement, with changes, expanding the coverage of the information collection of the Contractor Information Worksheet; GSA Form 850. GSA requires OMB approval for this collection to make determinations on granting unescorted physical access to GSA-controlled facilities and/or logical access to GSA-controlled information systems. The approval is critical for GSA to continue following contractor onboarding processes required for working on GSA contracts.
Information Collection; Simplifying Federal Award Reporting
Document Number: 2019-14034
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-02
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
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 new information collection requirement regarding OMB Control No: 3090-0309; Simplifying Federal Award Reporting.
Submission for OMB Review; Public Buildings Service; Art-in-Architecture Program National Artist Registry, GSA Form 7437
Document Number: 2019-14033
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-02
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
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 an extension of a previously approved information collection requirement regarding Art-in Architecture Program National Artist Registry, GSA Form 7437.
Office of Federal High-Performance Buildings; Notification of Public Comment Period
Document Number: 2019-13959
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-07-01
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of a public comment period is being provided. This notice provides the schedule for public comments on the Proposed Recommendations of the GSA about High-Performance Building Certification Systems.