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Federal Acquisition Regulation; Submission to OMB for Review; Contract Financing
Document Number: 2014-08843
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-04-18
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Regulatory Secretariat Division will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension to a previously approved information collection requirement concerning contract financing. A notice was published in the Federal Register at 79 FR 7453 on February 7, 2014. No comments were received.
General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Purchasing by Non-Federal Entities
Document Number: 2014-08648
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-04-17
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The General Services Administration (GSA) is issuing a proposed rule amending the General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR), Describing Agency Needs, to implement the Federal Supply Schedules Usage Act of 2010 (FSSUA), the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2008 (NAHASDA), the John Warner National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2007 (NDAA), and the Local Preparedness Acquisition Act for Fiscal Year 2008 (LPAA), to provide increased access to GSA's Federal Supply Schedules (Schedules). GSA is also amending GSAR regarding Federal Supply Schedule Contracting and Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses, in regard to this statutory implementation.
General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; (GSAR); Industrial Funding Fee (IFF) and Sales Reporting
Document Number: 2014-08659
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-04-16
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The General Services Administration (GSA) is issuing a final rule amending the General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR) to address the use of the Industrial Funding Fee (IFF) collected under the Multiple Award Schedules (MAS) Program. The rule reflects GSA's current use of the Industrial Funding Fee, which includes uses specified in the Acquisition Services Fund, and which extend beyond the purposes currently stated in the GSAR.
Federal Management Regulation; Delegations of Lease Acquisition Authority-Notification, Usage, and Reporting Requirements for General Purpose, Categorical, and Special Purpose Space Delegations
Document Number: 2014-08645
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-04-16
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) recently completed a review of agencies' lease files for space acquired using a delegation of leasing authority from GSA in accordance with Federal Management Regulation (FMR) Bulletin 2008-B1 (Bulletin 2008-B1). FMR Bulletin C-2 clarifies the conditions, restrictions and reporting requirements specified in the delegation of authority and updates weblinks, the Simplified Lease Threshold and regulation references specified in FMR Bulletin 2008-B1. This bulletin is in keeping with the spirit of Executive Order 13327, ``Federal Real Property Asset Management,'' to maximize the increased governmentwide emphasis on real property inventory management. A notice announcing FMR Bulletin C-2 appeared in the Federal Register on March 13, 2014 (79 FR 144251) which stated the bulletin would be posted only on the FMR Web site. However, that decision was reconsidered and for the convenience of the reader, FMR Bulletin C-2 appears in full in today's Federal Register following this notice. FMR Bulletin C-2 and all FMR bulletins may be accessed at http:// www.gsa.gov/fmrbulletins.
Information Collection; Federal Acquisition Regulation; Certification of Independent Price Determination and Parent Company and Identifying Data
Document Number: 2014-08255
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-04-14
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB) will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension of a currently approved information collection requirement concerning certification of independent price determination and parent company and identifying data.
General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Electronic Contracting Initiative (ECI); Correction
Document Number: 2014-08145
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-04-11
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The General Services Administration (GSA) is issuing a correction to GSAR Change 56; GSAR Case 2012-G501; Electronic Contracting Initiative (ECI), which was published in the Federal Register at 79 FR 14182, March 13, 2014.
Federal Management Regulation; Disposal and Reporting of Federal Electronic Assets (FEA)
Document Number: 2014-07903
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-04-09
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
GSA published a proposed rule in the Federal Register on March 6, 2014 (79 FR 12681), regarding the disposal and reporting of Federal Electronic Assets (FEA). GSA is making a correction to the Supplementary Information section of the document.
Announcement of the Publication of GSA PBS-P100, Facilities Standards for the Public Buildings Service
Document Number: 2014-07901
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-04-09
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
On March 12, 2014, the PBS-P100, Facilities Standards for the Public Buildings Service (P100), was issued. The Facilities Standards for the Public Buildings Service establishes design standards and criteria for new buildings, repairs and alterations, modernizations, lease construction buildings with government option to purchase, and work in historic structures for the Public Buildings Service (PBS) of the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). This lastest update to the document contains both performance based standards and prescriptive requirements to be used in the programming, design, and documentation of GSA buildings. The PBS-P100 2014 version is available at http:// www.gsa.gov/portal/category/106319 and at http://gsap100.wbdg.org.
Alliant II and Alliant Small Business II Social Media Web site
Document Number: 2014-07794
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-04-08
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
GSA launched a new social media community on Interact.gsa.gov, for its Government Wide Acquisition Contracts (GWACs), Alliant II and Alliant Small Business II on January 14, 2014.
The President's Management Advisory Board (PMAB); Notification of Upcoming Public Advisory Meeting
Document Number: 2014-07755
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-04-07
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The President's Management Advisory Board (PMAB), a Federal Advisory Committee established in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C., App., and Executive Order 13538, will hold a public meeting on Friday, April 25, 2014.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection Architect-Engineer Qualifications (SF 330)
Document Number: 2014-07625
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-04-07
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB) 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 for the Architect-Engineer Qualifications form (SF 330).
Information Collection; Federal Acquisition Regulation; Duty-Free Entry
Document Number: 2014-07421
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-04-02
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB) 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 concerning duty-free entry.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Acquisition of Helium
Document Number: 2014-07419
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-04-02
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB) 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 concerning acquisition of helium.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Extension of Limitations on Contractor Employee Personal Conflicts of Interest
Document Number: 2014-07371
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-04-02
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 implement a section of the National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) for Fiscal Year 2013 to extend the limitations on contractor employee personal conflicts of interest to apply to the performance of all functions that are closely associated with inherently governmental functions and contracts for personal services.
Federal Management Regulation; Change in Consumer Price Index Minimal Value
Document Number: 2014-07369
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-04-02
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The public law regarding the receipt and disposition of foreign gifts and decorations requires that at 3-year intervals following January 1, 1981, minimal value for foreign gifts be redefined in regulations prescribed by the Administrator of General Services, in consultation with the Secretary of State, to reflect changes in the Consumer Price Index for the immediately preceding 3-year period. The required consultation has been completed and the minimal value has been increased to mean $375 or less as of January 1, 2014.
World War One Centennial Commission; Notification of Upcoming Public Advisory Meeting
Document Number: 2014-06635
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-26
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of this meeting is being provided according to the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 10(a)(2). This notice provides the schedule and agenda for the April 9, 2014, meeting of the World War One Centennial Commission (the Commission). The meeting is open to the public.
Submission to OMB Review; System for Award Management Registration Requirements for Prime Grant Recipients
Document Number: 2014-06557
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-25
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Regulatory Secretariat Division will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a renewal of the currently approved information collection requirement regarding the pre-award registration requirements for Prime Grant Recipients. The title of the approved information collection is Central Contractor Registration Requirements for Prime Grant Recipients (OMB Control Number 3090-0290). The updated information collection title, based on the migration of the Central Contractor Registration system to the System for Award Management in late July 2012, is System for Award Management Registration Requirements for Prime Grant Recipients.
Submission for OMB Review; FSRS Registration Requirements for Prime Grant Awardees
Document Number: 2014-06555
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-25
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Regulatory Secretariat Division will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a renewal of the currently approved information collection requirement regarding FSRS Registration Requirements for Prime Grant Awardees. The title of the approved information collection is FSRS Registration and Prime Awardee Entity-Related Information Reporting Requirements. To clarify the purpose of the information collection, the updated title is FSRS Registration Requirements for Prime Grant Awardees.
Submission for OMB Review; OMB Control No. 3090-0292; FFATA Subaward and Executive Compensation Reporting Requirements
Document Number: 2014-06530
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-25
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Regulatory Secretariat Division will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve a renewal of the currently approved information collection requirement regarding FFATA Subaward and Executive Compensation Reporting Requirements.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Year Format
Document Number: 2014-06528
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-03-25
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 delete regulations relating to the year 2000 compliance.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Environmentally Sound Products
Document Number: 2014-06120
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-20
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act (44 U.S.C. chapter 35), the Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB) 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 concerning environmentally sound products.
Maximum per Diem Rates for the State of West Virginia
Document Number: 2014-06079
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-20
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The General Services Administration (GSA) has conducted its mid-year review and has determined that the per diem rate for one location in the State of West Virginia is inadequate.
Federal Management Regulation; Delegations of Lease Acquisition Authority-Notification, Usage, and Reporting Requirements for General Purpose, Categorical, and Special Purpose Space Delegations
Document Number: 2014-05548
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-13
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The purpose of this notice is to announce FMR Bulletin C-2. The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) recently completed a review of agencies' lease files for space acquired using a delegation of leasing authority from GSA in accordance with Federal Management Regulation (FMR) Bulletin 2008-B1 (Bulletin 2008-B1). FMR Bulletin C-2 clarifies the conditions, restrictions and reporting requirements specified in the delegation of authority and updates weblinks, the Simplified Lease Threshold and regulation references specified in FMR Bulletin 2008-B1. This bulletin is in keeping with the spirit of Executive Order 13327, ``Federal Real Property Asset Management,'' to maximize the increased governmentwide emphasis on real property inventory management. FMR Bulletin C-2 and all other FMR bulletins may be accessed at http://www.gsa.gov/fmrbulletins.
General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation; (GSAR); Electronic Contracting Initiative (ECI)
Document Number: 2014-05409
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-03-13
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The General Services Administration (GSA) is issuing a final rule amending the General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR) to add a Modifications (Federal Supply Schedule) clause, and an Alternate I version of the clause that will require electronic submission of modifications under Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) contracts managed by GSA. The public reporting burdens associated with both the basic and Alternate I clauses are also being updated.
Joint Working Group on Improving Cybersecurity and Resilience Through Acquisition
Document Number: 2014-05413
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-03-12
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
On February 12, 2013, the President issued an Executive Order for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity (Executive Order 13636). In accordance with Section 8(e) of Executive Order 13636, the General Services Administration (GSA) and the Department of Defense (DOD) submitted recommendations on the feasibility, security benefits, and relative merits of incorporating security standards into acquisition planning and contract administration and addressing what steps can be taken to harmonize, and make consistent, existing procurement requirements related to cybersecurity. On January 23, 2014, the GSA and DOD posted the Final Report of the Joint Working Group on Improving Cybersecurity and Resilience through Acquisition on the DOD and GSA Web sites. The report makes six (6) recommendations to improve cybersecurity and resilience in Federal acquisitions. This Request for Comments is being published to obtain stakeholder input on how to implement the report's recommendations.
Federal Management Regulation; Disposal and Reporting of Federal Electronic Assets (FEA)
Document Number: 2014-04585
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-03-06
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
GSA is proposing to amend the Federal Management Regulation (FMR) by changing its personal property policy regarding the disposal and reporting of Federal Electronic Assets (FEA). The proposed changes are to provide policy for the safe handling and disposal of FEA, and make minor clarifying edits to existing policies.
Government-Wide Travel Advisory Committee (GTAC); Public Advisory Committee Meetings
Document Number: 2014-03778
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-24
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This Government-wide Travel Advisory Committee (GTAC) (the Committee) is a Federal Advisory Committee established in accordance with the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), 5 U.S.C., App 2. This notice announces the next two meetings, which are open to the public via teleconference and webinar.
Privacy Act of 1974; Notice of an Updated System of Records
Document Number: 2014-03658
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-21
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
GSA proposes to create a system of records subject to the Privacy Act of 1974, as amended, 5 U.S.C. 552a.
GSA's Travel Data Challenge Competition
Document Number: 2014-03191
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-18
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The purpose of this notice is to announce a challenge competition hosted by GSA's Office of Government-wide Policy that will begin on February 14th, 2014. The competition will be open until April 11, 2014. The competition details can be viewed at www.challengepost.com on or after February 14th. The goal of this challenge is to ask the public to develop a smart technology solution that has the capability to provide agencies with key insights and recommendations for cost savings behaviors related to travel. GSA will challenge solvers to create a tool using sample GSA travel data that can then be replicated across Government to aid agencies in making smarter travel decisions. Furthermore, GSA will ask members of the public to provide recommendations for improvement in data collection.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Submission for OMB Review; Examination of Records by Comptroller General and Contract Audit
Document Number: 2014-03338
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-14
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 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 concerning the examination of records by comptroller general and contract audit. A notice was published in the Federal Register at 78 FR 42074, on July 16, 2013. No comments were received.
Rental Car (Passenger Vehicle) Requirements
Document Number: 2014-02981
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-12
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Federal agencies are committed to identifying potential savings in employee rental of passenger vehicles. This notice announces FTR Bulletin 14-05 which emphasizes the requirements for federal employee rental of passenger vehicles while on official government travel. FTR Bulletin 14-05 and all other FTR bulletins are located at gsa.gov/ftrbulletins.
Office of Federal High-Performance Green Buildings; Green Building Advisory Committee; Request for Membership Nominations
Document Number: 2014-02979
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-12
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The Administrator of the U.S. General Services Administration established the Green Building Advisory Committee on June 20, 2011 (76 FR 35894) pursuant to Section 494 of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 (42 U.S.C. 17123, or EISA), in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act (FACA), as amended (5 U.S.C. App. 2). As the original 2-year commitments of the previously appointed members of the Committee have expired, this notice solicits additional qualified candidates for membership.
Commission To Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities; Announcement of Meeting
Document Number: 2014-02728
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-07
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The Commission to Eliminate Child Abuse and Neglect Fatalities (CECANF), a Federal Advisory Committee established by the Protect Our Kids Act of 2012, Public Law 112-275, will hold a meeting open to the public on Monday, February 24, 2014.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Information Collection; Contract Financing
Document Number: 2014-02599
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-07
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), the Regulatory Secretariat Division will be submitting to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) a request to review and approve an extension to a previously approved information collection requirement concerning contract financing.
Submission for OMB Review; Prospective Subcontractor Requests for Bonds
Document Number: 2014-02350
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-02-05
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
Under the provisions of the Paperwork Reduction Act of 1995 (44 U.S.C. Chapter 35), 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 concerning subcontractor requests for bonds. A notice was published in the Federal Register 78 FR 56896 on September 16, 2013. One comment was received.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Contracts Under the Small Business Administration 8(a) Program
Document Number: 2014-01706
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2014-02-03
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 implement revisions made by the Small Business Administration (SBA) to its regulations implementing section 8(a) of the Small Business Act, and to provide additional FAR coverage regarding protesting an 8(a) participant's eligibility or size status, procedures for releasing a requirement for non-8(a) procurements, and the ways a participant could exit the 8(a) Business Development program.
GSA Bulletin FTR 14-04] Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Relocation Allowances-Standard Mileage Rate for Moving Purposes
Document Number: 2014-01705
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-29
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) published FTR Amendments 2007-03, June 27, 2007, and 2007-06, December 11, 2007, in the Federal Register (72 FR 35187 and 72 FR 70234 respectively) specifying that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) Standard Mileage Rate for moving purposes would be the rate at which agencies will reimburse an employee for using a Privately Owned Vehicle (POV) for relocation worldwide. The amendment indicated that the change to the IRS Standard Mileage Rate for moving purposes applied to relocations on and after September 25, 2007, and that GSA would publish a bulletin announcing any changes to that rate made by the IRS thereafter. On December 6, 2013, the IRS announced that as of January 1, 2014, the relocation mileage rate would decrease to $0.235 per mile for the 12- month period ending on December 31, 2014. Thus, the reimbursement rate for POVs used in conjunction with official relocation will also be $0.235 for the same period. FTR Bulletin 14-04 is attached. FTR Bulletin 14-04 and all other FTR bulletins may be found at www.gsa.gov/ federaltravelregulation.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Service Contracts Reporting Requirements; Correction
Document Number: 2014-01644
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-01-29
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
DoD, GSA, and NASA are issuing a correction to FAR Case 2010- 010; Service Contracts Reporting Requirements (Item I), which was published in the Federal Register at 78 FR 80369, December 31, 2013.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Technical Amendments
Document Number: 2014-01643
Type: Rule
Date: 2014-01-29
Agency: Department of Defense, General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions, National Aeronautics and Space Administration
This document makes amendments to the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) in order to make editorial changes.
Federal Acquisition Regulation; Submission for OMB Review; Rights in Data and Copyrights
Document Number: 2014-01098
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-22
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 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 concerning rights in data and copyrights. A notice was published in the Federal Register at 78 FR 45196 on July 26, 2013. No comments were received.
Notice Pursuant to Executive Order 12600 of Posting Certain GSA Real Property Lease Documents With Private Sector Landlords on GSA's Public Online Portal
Document Number: 2014-00684
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-16
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
This notice provides submitters notice pursuant to Executive Order 12600 that the GSA, Public Buildings Service, Office of Leasing is complying with the Office of Management and Budget's (OMB) Open Government Directive issued December 8, 2009, as M-10-06, to implement the principles of transparency and openness in government by posting certain GSA real property lease documents with private sector landlords on GSA's public online portal.
World War One Centennial Commission; Notification of Upcoming Public Advisory Meeting
Document Number: 2014-00532
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-14
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
Notice of this meeting is being provided according to the requirements of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, 5 U.S.C. App. 10(a)(2). This notice provides the schedule and agenda for the February 7, 2014, meeting of the World War One Centennial Commission (the Commission). The meeting is a working administrative meeting and is closed to the public.
Modernizing the Federal Supply Schedule Program: Order-Level Materials
Document Number: 2014-00456
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-14
Agency: General Services Administration, Agencies and Commissions
The Federal Acquisition Service (FAS) of the General Services Administration (GSA) is seeking comments that can be used to assist in the development of processes and procedures for the inclusion of order- level materials under the Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) program. Though the acquisition of order-level materials is allowed under multiple- award Indefinite-Delivery/Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contracts, FAS has yet to develop a clear mechanism for the procurement of these items under the FSS program. FAS is now taking steps to bring the FSS program into parity with other multiple-award IDIQ contract vehicles. This endeavor is a critical piece of a larger effort to modernize the FSS program as a whole, under which FAS aims to increase efficiency and effectiveness, facilitate the purchase of total solutions, maximize competition, and promote small business utilization across Government.
Submission for OMB Review; Termination Settlement Proposal Forms-FAR (Standard Forms 1435 Through 1440)
Document Number: 2013-31413
Type: Notice
Date: 2014-01-02
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 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 concerning Termination Settlement Proposal Forms-FAR (Standard Forms 1435 through 1440), as prescribed at FAR subpart 49.6, Contract Termination Forms and Formats. A notice was published in the Federal Register at 78 FR 59009 on September 25, 2013. No comments were received.