Defense Acquisition Regulations System May 2011 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Business Systems-Definition and Administration
Document Number: 2011-11691
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-05-18
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is amending the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to improve the effectiveness of DoD oversight of contractor business systems.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Rules of the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals
Document Number: 2011-9910
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-05-11
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is issuing a final rule to update the Rules of the Armed Services Board of Contract Appeals (ASBCA). The final rule implements statutory increases in the thresholds relating to the submission and processing of contract appeals and updates statutory references and other administrative information.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Technical Amendment
Document Number: 2011-10264
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-05-11
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is making a technical amendment to the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to add a mailing address
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Technical Amendments
Document Number: 2011-10085
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-05-11
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is making technical amendments to the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to direct contracting officers to additional guidance on supporting contingency operations and in-theater security cooperation efforts.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS); Electronic Ordering Procedures (DFARS Case 2009-D037)
Document Number: 2011-10967
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-05-05
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is issuing a final rule to amend the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to address electronic business procedures for placing orders. This final rule adds a new DFARS clause to clarify this process.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Minimizing the Use of Materials Containing Hexavalent Chromium (DFARS Case 2009-D004)
Document Number: 2011-10882
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-05-05
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD is issuing a final rule amending the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to implement the requirements for minimizing the use of materials containing hexavalent chromium in items acquired by DoD (deliverables and construction materials hereafter referred to as deliverables). Hexavalent chromium is a chemical that has been used in numerous DoD weapons systems and platforms due to its corrosion protection properties. However, hexavalent chromium is a known carcinogen. This rule codifies a DoD policy for addressing the serious human health and environmental risks related to the use of hexavalent chromium. The rule prohibits the delivery of items containing more than 0.1 percent by weight hexavalent chromium in any homogeneous material under DoD contracts unless there is no acceptable alternative to the use of hexavalent chromium.
Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations Supplement; Guidance on Personal Services (DFARS Case 2009-D028)
Document Number: 2011-10878
Type: Rule
Date: 2011-05-05
Agency: Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense
DoD has adopted as final, with changes, the interim rule that amended the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to implement section 831 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2009, which required DoD to develop guidance on personal services contracts.