Defense Acquisition Regulations System September 2015 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement: Clauses With Alternates-Small Business Programs (DFARS Case 2015-D017)
Document Number: 2015-24787
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2015-09-30
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is proposing to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to clarify clauses and their prescriptions for small business programs and to create a basic and alternate clause structured in a manner to facilitate use of automated contract writing systems. The rule also includes the full text of the alternate, rather than only providing the paragraphs that differ from the basic clause. The rule also clarifies one clause that is an alternate to a Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) clause.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement: Contract Debts-Conform to FAR Section Designations (DFARS Case 2015-D029)
Document Number: 2015-24786
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-09-30
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is issuing a final rule amending the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) subpart on contract debts to conform with the comparable Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) subpart.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement: Electronic Copies of Contractual Documents (DFARS Case 2012-D056)
Document Number: 2015-24785
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-09-30
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is issuing a final rule amending the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to establish that the Electronic Data Access system is the primary tool for distributing contracts and contract data and to provide internal control procedures for data verification to ensure contract documents in the Electronic Data Access system are accurate representations of original documents. This rule also removes outmoded language that is not consistent with electronic document processes.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement: Warranty Tracking of Serialized Items (DFARS Case 2014-D026)
Document Number: 2015-24784
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2015-09-30
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is proposing to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to require use of the electronic contract attachments accessible via the Product Deficiency Reporting and Evaluation Program to record and track warranty data and source of repair information for serialized items.
Information Collection Requirement; Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS); Contract Financing
Document Number: 2015-24783
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-30
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
In compliance with section 3506(c)(2)(A) of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), DoD announces the proposed extension of a public information collection requirement and seeks public comment on the provisions thereof. DoD invites comments on: (a) Whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of DoD, including whether the information will have practical utility; (b) the accuracy of the estimate of the burden of the proposed information collection; (c) ways to enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and (d) ways to minimize the burden of the information collection on respondents, including the use of automated collection techniques or other forms of information technology. The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has approved this information collection for use through January 31, 2016. DoD proposes that OMB extend its approval for use for three additional years beyond the current expiration date.
Waiver for Certain Defense Items Produced in the United Kingdom
Document Number: 2015-23519
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-21
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
The Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics) is waiving the statutory limitation of 10 U.S.C. 2534 for certain defense items produced in the United Kingdom (UK). United States Code, Title 10, section 2534, limits DoD procurement of certain items to sources in the national technology and industrial base. The waiver will permit procurement of enumerated items from sources in the UK, unless otherwise restricted by statute.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Technical Amendments
Document Number: 2015-23517
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-09-21
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is making technical amendments to the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to provide needed editorial changes.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement: Detection and Avoidance of Counterfeit Electronic Parts-Further Implementation (DFARS Case 2014-D005)
Document Number: 2015-23516
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2015-09-21
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is proposing to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to further implement a requirement of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2012, as modified by a section of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2015, that addresses required sources of electronic parts for defense contractors and subcontractors.
Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses
Document Number: 2015-23472
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-09-21
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses
Document Number: 2015-23471
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-09-21
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
Acquisition of Information Technology
Document Number: 2015-23469
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-09-21
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
Service Contracting
Document Number: 2015-23458
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-09-18
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
Contracting by Negotiation
Document Number: 2015-23457
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-09-18
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
Describing Agency Needs
Document Number: 2015-23456
Type: Rule
Date: 2015-09-18
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
Notice of Application for Approval of Discontinuance or Modification of a Railroad Signal System
Document Number: 2015-22791
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-10
Agency: Historic Preservation, Advisory Council, Defense Acquisition Regulations System
Petition for Waiver of Compliance
Document Number: 2015-22790
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-10
Agency: Historic Preservation, Advisory Council, Defense Acquisition Regulations System
Railroad Safety Grants for the Safe Transportation of Energy Products by Rail Program
Document Number: 2015-21960
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-04
Agency: Historic Preservation, Advisory Council, Defense Acquisition Regulations System
This Notice of Funding Availability (NOFA or notice) details the application requirements and procedures for obtaining grant funding for eligible projects under Railroad Safety Grants for the Safe Transportation of Energy Products by Rail (or STEP Rail) Program. The opportunities described in this notice are available under Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) number 20.314, ``Railroad Development.''
Petition for Approval of Product Safety Plan
Document Number: 2015-21721
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-02
Agency: Historic Preservation, Advisory Council, Defense Acquisition Regulations System
Proposed Agency Information Collection Activities; Comment Request
Document Number: 2015-21542
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-01
Agency: Historic Preservation, Advisory Council, Defense Acquisition Regulations System
In compliance with the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995, this notice announces that FRA is forwarding the regular Clearance and renewal information Collection Requests (ICRs) abstracted below to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for review and comment. The ICR describes the nature of the information collection and its expected burden. The Federal Register notice with a 60-day comment period soliciting comments on the following collection of information was published on May 26, 2015 (80 FR 30109).
Agency Request for Emergency Processing of Collection of Information by the Office of Management and Budget
Document Number: 2015-21541
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-01
Agency: Historic Preservation, Advisory Council, Defense Acquisition Regulations System
FRA hereby gives notice that it is submitting the following Information Collection request (ICR) to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) for Emergency Processing under the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995. FRA requests that OMB authorize the collection of information identified below seven days after publication of this Notice for a period of 180 days.
Petition for Waiver of Compliance
Document Number: 2015-21527
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-01
Agency: Historic Preservation, Advisory Council, Defense Acquisition Regulations System
Petition for Waiver of Compliance
Document Number: 2015-21526
Type: Notice
Date: 2015-09-01
Agency: Historic Preservation, Advisory Council, Defense Acquisition Regulations System