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2021 DISPATCHES


December

12/30/21, Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2022-03, Trade Agreements Thresholds
12/30/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Trade Agreements Thresholds
12/30/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Privately Owned Vehicle Mileage Reimbursement Rates for Calendar Year 2022
12/29/21, Defense; Update on Ensuring Adequate COVID-19 Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors with Other Transactions
12/29/21, Defense; Rescission of Item Unique Identification Clause Compliance Self-Reporting Requirement
12/28/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Taxes on Relocation Expenses, Withholding Tax Allowance, and Relocation Income Tax Allowance Eligibility
12/27/21, Public Law 117-81, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2022
12/27/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Contract Requirements for High-Security Leased Space
12/27/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Extended Waiver of Certain FTR Provisions During the COVID-19 Pandemic
12/21/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Architect-Engineer Selection Procedures
12/21/21, Office of Management and Budget (OMB); North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) Revision for 2022
12/21/21, Defense; Deviation Implementing the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA)
12/21/21, Defense; Reporting Use of Other Transactions (OTs) for Prototype Projects for Fiscal Year 2021
12/20/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Procurement of Cloud Computing on a Consumption Basis Under the Federal Supply Schedule Program
12/20/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2022-15, Revisions to the Employee Compensation: Pay and Benefits Corporate H Clause
12/17/21, Federal Management Regulation (FMR); Real Estate Acquisition
12/17/21, Defense; Revised Non-Foreign Overseas Per Diem Rates
12/15/21, Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2022-02, Miscellaneous Amendments
12/15/21, Defense; Instructions for Accessing the Made in America Waivers Capability in the System for Award Management (sam.gov)
12/13/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement
12/10/21, Department of Homeland Security Acquisition Regulation (HSAR); Withdrawal of Proposed Privacy Training Rule
12/10/21, Defense; Suspension of Deviation Ensuring Adequate COVID-19 Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
12/10/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2022-14, Nationwide Preliminary Injunction on Vaccine Mandate for Federal Contractor Employees
12/9/21, Executive Order 14057, Catalyzing Clean Energy Industries and Jobs Through Federal Sustainability
12/9/21, Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Catalyzing Clean Energy Industries and Jobs Through Federal Sustainability
12/7/21, Transportation Acquisition Regulation (TAR); Proposal to Streamline and Update the TAR
12/6/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Elimination of Product Service Codes (PSC) for Determining Waivers of the Nonmanufacturer Rule
12/6/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Proposed Termination of Nonmanufacturer Rule Waiver for Furniture, Components, and Parts
12/6/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2022-12, Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Update on Implementation of EO 14042
12/3/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2022-11, New User Guide for the Digital Made in America Waiver Portal
12/3/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2022-10, Deviation Regarding Exceptions to the Limitations on Subcontracting Requirements for Small Business Concerns Under FAR part 19
12/2/21, Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Advancing Equity in Federal Procurement
12/2/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Updating References to Commercial Items
12/1/21, Defense; Reporting Requirements for DFARS Clause 252.223-7999, Ensuring Adequate COVID-19 Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
12/1/21, Defense; Up to 60 Day Limited Exception for Contractor Employees' COVID-19 Vaccinations

November

11/30/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Peer Reviews of Contracts for Supplies and Services
11/30/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Ground and Flight Risk
11/26/21, U.S. Trade Representative (USTR); Procurement Thresholds for Implementation of the Trade Agreements Act of 1979
11/24/21, Labor; Increasing the Minimum Wage for Federal Contractors
11/19/21, Defense; Deviation on Reporting Inventory Disposal Schedules
11/18/21, Executive Order 14055, Nondisplacement of Qualified Workers Under Service Contracts
11/18/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Deviation Regarding Requirement for Nonavailability Determinations Under the Buy American Act
11/18/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Past Performance Ratings for Small Business Joint Venture Members and Small Business First-Tier Subcontractors
11/18/21, Defense; Deviation on Pilot Program for Streamlining Awards for Innovative Technology Project
11/18/21, Defense; Deviation on Nonavailability Waiver Determinations Under the Buy American Statute
11/18/21, Department of Homeland Security (DHS); Deviation on Coast Guard Threshold for Obtaining Certified Cost or Pricing Data for Subcontracts and Price Adjustments
11/17/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification 2.0 Updates and Way Forward
11/17/21, Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR); Acquisition of Information Technology and Other Contracts for Goods and Services Involving Information
11/17/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2022-09, Class Deviation Implementing Further Promotion of Domestic Manufacture of DOE Science and Energy Technologies
11/17/21, Government Accountability Office (GAO); Bid Protest Annual Report to Congress for Fiscal Year 2021
11/16/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Deviation Implementing Requirements Addressing the Use of Nonavailability Waivers Under Executive Order 14005
11/16/21, Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Determination Regarding the Revised Safer Federal Workforce Task Force Guidance for Federal Contractors
11/16/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Proposed Termination of Nonmanufacturer Rule Class Waiver for Radiology Equipment
11/15/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2022-05, Reminder Regarding Effective Dates for Including the COVID Clause in Federal Contracts
11/10/21, Department of Homeland Security (DHS); Reminder Regarding Ongoing Testing Requirements for Unvaccinated Contractor Employees
11/9/21, Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP); Proposal to Rescind Implementing Legal Requirements Regarding the Equal Opportunity Clause's Religious Exemption
11/9/21, Defense; Negotiation of a Reciprocal Defense Procurement Agreement with the Ministry of National Defence of the Republic of Lithuania
11/8/21, Small Business Administration; Definition of Surviving Spouse for Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses and Change to 8(a) Business Development Contracting Thresholds
11/8/21, Defense; Deviation Prohibiting the Use of the Governmentwide Commercial Purchase Card for Certain Contracts
11/8/21, Defense; Governmentwide Commercial Purchase Card Interim Use Prohibition When Contracts Contain FAR 52.229-12, Tax on Certain Foreign Procurements
11/4/21, Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2022-01, Miscellaneous Amendments
11/4/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Pilot to Use Cash Incentives and Enhanced Allowances in Lease Acquisitions
11/3/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Deviation on Contractor Performance Assessments for Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) Contracts, MACs, and GWACs
11/3/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Promoting Innovation in Sustainability Through Contracts
11/2/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Calculation of Number of Employees for All Programs
11/2/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Remove Office of General Council Review for Final Payments
11/2/21, Defense; Action Required to Address Miscoded Single and Multiple Award Contract Task and Delivery Orders
11/2/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2022-05, Class Deviation Implementing New Audit Strategy for Management and Operating (M&O) Contracts
11/1/21, Executive Order 14051, Designation to Exercise Authority Over the National Defense Stockpile

October

10/29/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Technical Amendments
10/29/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Contract Authority for Development and Demonstration of Prototypes
10/29/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Requirement for Firms Used to Support Department of Defense Audits
10/27/21, Department of the Interior Acquisition Regulation (DIAR); Procedures for Contracting Under the Buy Indian Act
10/27/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Applicability of FTR Part 301-13, Travel of an Employee with Special Needs, to Employees Who Are Nursing
10/27/21, Office of Federal Procurement Policy (OFPP); Improving the Transparency of Made in America Waivers
10/25/21, Department of Homeland Security (DHS); Implementation of Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
10/22/21, Department of Homeland Security (DHS); Deviation Implementing Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
10/22/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2022-03, Tracking Implementation of Executive Order 14042
10/21/21, Defense; Guidance for Reporting the Use of Clause 252.223-7999, Ensuring Adequate COVID-19 Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
10/21/21, Justice Acquisition Regulation (JAR); Revising, Updating, and Streamlining the JAR
10/19/21, Labor; Fiscal Year 2022 Labor Surplus Area Classification
10/15/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Minimizing the Risk of Climate Change in Federal Acquisitions
10/14/21, Health and Human Services Acquisition Regulation (HHSAR); Electronic Submission and Processing of Payment Requests
10/12/21, Defense; Deviation on Payment in Local Currency (Afghanistan)
10/12/21, Defense; Ensuring Adequate COVID-19 Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors with Other Transactions
10/12/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Placing Rated Orders Under the Defense Priorities and Allocations System (DPAS)
10/12/21, Committee for Purchase from People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled; Prohibition on the Payment of Subminimum Wages Under the Javits-Wagner-O'Day Program
10/8/21, Defense; Deviation on the Threshold for Obtaining Certified Cost or Pricing Data for Subcontracts and Price Adjustments
10/8/21, Defense; Fiscal Year 2021 Contractor Service Contract Reporting in the System for Award Management
10/8/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2022-01, Class Deviation Implementing Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
10/8/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2022-02, Planning for Implementing Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
10/7/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Certification of Women-Owned Small Businesses
10/7/21, EPA Acquisition Regulation (EPAAR); Unenforceable Commercial Supplier Agreement Terms; Class Deviations
10/7/21, Department of Homeland Security; Deviation on Limitations on Subcontracting for Small Business Concerns
10/6/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Clause and Provision Designation Corrections
10/4/21, Defense; Deviation on Ensuring Adequate COVID-19 Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
10/4/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Removal of Telework Travel Expenses Test Programs and Suggested Guidance for Conference Planning
10/1/21, Office of Federal Procurement Policy (OFPP); Issuance of Agency Deviations to Implement Executive Order 14042
10/1/21, Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR); Definitions, Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses, and Forms
10/1/21, Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR); Loan Guaranty and Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Programs
10/1/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Deviation Implementing Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
10/1/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Extending Moratorium on Enforcement of "Contract Sales Criteria" Clause in Response to COVID-19
10/1/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Acquisition Letter 2021-07, Post CARES Act Paid Leave Costs
10/1/21, Department of Homeland Security; Deviation Allowing the Federal Protective Service to Use Expedited Closeout Procedures

September

9/30/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Deviation Regarding Implementation of Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
9/30/21, Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR); Simplified Procedures for Health-Care Resources
9/30/21, Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR); Competition Requirements
9/29/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Accelerated Payments Applicable to Contracts with Certain Small Business Concerns
9/29/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Department of State Rescission of Determination Regarding Sudan
9/29/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Treatment of Incurred Independent Research and Development Costs
9/29/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Modification of Small Purchase Threshold Exceptions
9/28/21, Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Promotion of Economy and Efficiency in Federal Contracting Pursuant to Executive Order No. 14042
9/27/21, Defense; Revised Per Diem Rates in Non-Foreign Areas Outside the Continental U.S.
9/23/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Streamlining Surety Bond Guarantee Program
9/17/21, Defense; Early Engagement Opportunity: Implementation of Executive Order Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
9/17/21, Defense; Data Reporting of Federal Awards When the Place of Performance is Afghanistan
9/17/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Purchase Exceptions from the U.S. AbilityOne Commission in Response to COVID-19
9/16/21, Labor; 2022 Minimum Wage for Contracts Covered by Executive Order 13658 ($11.25/hour)
9/15/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Waiver of Certain Provisions for Official Relocation Travel to Locations Impacted by Hurricane Ida
9/13/21, Defense; Deviation on Limitations on Subcontracting for Small Business
9/13/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Rental Car Policy Updates and Clarifications
9/10/21, Executive Order 14042, Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors
9/10/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Contract Requirements for General Services Administration Information Systems
9/8/21, Department of Defense (DOD); Barriers Facing Small Businesses in Contracting with DOD
9/7/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Retention and Deletion of Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) Clauses - Supplement 2
9/2/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Acquisition Letter 2021-06, Chief Information Officer's Supply Chain Risk Management Program
9/2/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Policy Flash 2021-35, Acquisition Guide Chapter 71.4 Revision, Procurement Management Review Program
9/1/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Updates to Certain Online References to the System for Award Management (SAM)

August

8/31/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Extending Federal Supply Schedule Orders Beyond the Contract Term
8/30/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Improved Energy Security for Main Operating Bases in Europe
8/30/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Use of Firm-Fixed-Price Contracts for Foreign Military Sales
8/30/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Contract Closeout Authority for Defense Services Contracts
8/30/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Maximizing the Use of American-Made Goods
8/30/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Requiring Data Other Than Certified Cost or Pricing Data
8/26/21, Federal Acquisition Security Council (FASC); Rules of Operation, Sharing of Supply Chain Risk Information, and Exercise of Authority
8/26/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Moratorium on Bona Fide Place of Business Requirements for the 8(a) Program
8/24/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Acquisition Letter 2021-05, Strategic Integrated Procurement Enterprise System (STRIPES) Mandatory Use Policy
8/23/21, Defense; Procurement Integrated Enterprise Environment (PIEE) Solicitation Module
8/18/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Deviation Regarding Exceptions to the Limitations on Subcontracting Requirements for Small Business Concerns
8/16/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Fiscal Year 2022 Maximum Per Diem Rates for the Continental United States (CONUS)
8/11/21, Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2021-07, Miscellaneous Amendments
8/11/21, Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Protecting Critical Software Through Enhanced Security Measures

July

7/30/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Amendments to the Buy American Act Requirements
7/27/21, Public Law 117-28, Construction Consensus Procurement Improvement Act of 2021
7/23/21, Committee for Purchase from People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled; Provisions Relating to Public Contracts
7/22/21, Prompt Payment Act and Contract Disputes Act Interest Rate (1 1/8%)
7/22/21, Labor; Increasing the Minimum Wage for Federal Contractors
7/16/21, Defense; Removal of Commercial Activities Program Regulations
7/9/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Data Collection and Inventory for Services Contracts
7/9/21, Department of Energy Acquisition Regulation (DEAR); Deviation for Revised and Added DEAR Provisions and Clauses for Technology Transfer
7/2/21, Department of State Acquisition Regulation (DOSAR); Access to Contractor Records
7/2/21, Army Corps of Engineers; Removal of "Procurement Activities of the Corps of Engineers" Regulations
7/2/21, Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Updates to North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) for 2022
7/1/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Immediate and Highest Level Owner for High-Security Leased Space
7/1/21, Defense; Early Engagement Opportunity: Implementation of National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021

June

6/28/21, Department of State Acquisition Regulation (DOSAR); Safety Requirements for Overseas Construction and Services Projects
6/28/21, Defense; Deviation Updating Peer Review Requirements of Acquisitions for Supplies and Services
6/28/21, Defense; Deviation on Department of State Rescission of Determination Regarding Sudan
6/28/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Deviation Amending Cost-Reimbursable Contract Closeout Audit Procedures
6/24/21, Defense; Revision to Deviation on Undefinitized Contract Actions During the National Emergency for the COVID-19
6/15/21, GSA Acquisition Manual (GSAM); Supplement to Lease Offeror Registration in the System for Award Management (SAM)
6/15/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Withholding Tax Allowance (WTA) and Relocation Income Tax Allowance (RITA) Eligibility
6/14/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Update of Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) Program
6/14/21, Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Increasing Domestic Sourcing and Reducing Waivers from Made in America Laws
6/10/21, Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2021-06, Miscellaneous Amendments
6/2/21, Defense; Updated Defense Contracting Officer's Representative (COR) Handbook

May

5/27/21, Defense; Deviation Repealing Requirement to Use Firm-Fixed-Price Contracts for Foreign Military Sales (FMS)
5/27/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Clarification of Personal Identity Verification (PIV) Requirements
5/25/21, Defense; Private Security Contractors Operating in Contingency Operations or Other Military Operations or Exercises
5/25/21, Small Business Administration; Proposed Increases to Small Business Size Standards for Wholesale Trade and Retail Trade
5/21/21, Federal Highway Administration (FHWA); Enhancing Highway Workforce Development Opportunities Contracting Initiative
5/20/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Authorities for Minimizing the Use of Materials Containing Hexavalent Chromium
5/20/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Expediting Contract Closeout
5/20/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Technical Amendments
5/20/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Past Performance of Subcontractors and Joint Venture Partners
5/20/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Postaward Debriefings
5/14/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Removal of Part 300-90, Telework Travel Expenses Test Programs
5/13/21, Executive Order 14028, Improving the Nation's Cybersecurity
5/10/21, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID); Procurement of Certain Essential Medical Supplies During the COVID
5/7/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Placing Rated Orders Under the Defense Priorities and Allocations System (DPAS)
5/7/21, General Services Administration; Placing Rated Orders Under the Defense Priorities and Allocations System for COVID-19
5/6/21, Labor; Withdrawal of Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act Rule
5/5/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Extending the HUBZone Program Map Freeze
5/3/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Retention and Deletion of Federal Supply Schedule (FSS) Clauses
5/3/21, Federal Management Regulation (FMR); Deployment of the Simplified Mail Accountability and Reporting Tool (SMART)

April

4/27/21, Executive Order 14026, Increasing the Minimum Wage for Federal Contractors to $15 an Hour
4/27/21, Defense; Revised Non-Foreign Overseas Per Diem Rates
4/23/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Redesignate Terminology for Unique Identification of Entities Receiving GSA Awards
4/23/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Update to OMB Approval Table for Information Collections
4/19/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Removal of Office of General Counsel Review for Final Payments
4/15/21, EPA Acquisition Regulation (EPAAR); Electronic Invoicing and the Invoice Processing Platform (IPP)
4/8/21, Department of Homeland Security; Deviation Suspending Incremental Funding Limits to Support Unaccompanied Alien Children
4/5/21, General Services Administration; Justification Authorizing Other Than Full and Open Competition for Urgent Lease Acquisitions
4/2/21, Department of Homeland Security Acquisition Regulation (HSAR); Administrative Matters
4/2/21, Defense; Deviation Prohibiting FY 2021 Funds to Establish Computer Network Unless Designed to Block Certain Websites

March

3/31/21, Defense; Revised Non-Foreign Overseas Per Diem Rates
3/31/21, Defense; Negotiation of a Renewal of the Reciprocal Defense Procurement Memorandum with the Ministry of Defense of Japan
3/31/21, General Services Administration; Supplement to Waiver of Experience Requirements Under the MAS Solicitation for COVID
3/31/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation; Extension of Exception for Non-Availability for Trade Agreements and Buy American Clauses
3/30/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Congressional Notifications for Contract or Other Transaction Agreement Actions
3/30/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Contractor Use of One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS)
3/29/21, Department of Energy (DOE); Guidance for Continuing to Use DOE's Clauses Implementing Section 3610 of the CARES Act
3/25/21, Defense; Implementation of Government Furnished Property Module in the Procurement Integrated Enterprise Environment
3/24/21, Defense; Revision 4 to Deviation on CARES Act Section 3610 Implementation
3/24/21, Defense; Revision 3 to Deviation on CARES Act Section 3610 Reimbursement Requests
3/22/21, Defense; Section 890 Reporting Requirements in the National Defense Authorization Act for FY 2021
3/19/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation; Withdrawal of Extension of Limitations on Contractor Employee Conflicts of Interest Rule
3/19/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Withdrawal of Proposed Organizational Conflicts of Interest Rule
3/19/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Withdrawal of Proposed Protecting Life in Global Health Assistance Rule
3/19/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Withdrawal of Small Business Set Asides for Research and Development Contracts Rule
3/15/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Waiver of Certain FTR Provisions During the COVID-19 Pandemic
3/15/21, Defense; Revision to Deviation on Verification of Eligibility for the Women-Owned Small Business Program
3/15/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Fiscal Year 2021 Subcontract Reporting Extensions
3/12/21, Labor; Proposed Withdrawal of Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act Rule
3/10/21, Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2021-05, Technical Amendment
3/8/21, OMB; Issuance of Revised Appendix C to OMB Circular A-123, Requirements for Payment Integrity Improvement
3/8/21, General Services Administration; Further Extension of Purchase Exceptions from the AbilityOne Program in Response to COVID
3/8/21, GSA; Extension of Moratorium on Enforcement of "Contract Sales Criteria" Clause in Response to COVID
3/4/21, Labor; Delay of Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act Rule
3/3/21, Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Revocation of Executive Order 13950, Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping
3/3/21, Defense; List of Federal Supply Classification (FSC) Codes to be Competed When Purchasing from Federal Prison Industries
3/1/21, Defense; Disclosure of Information

February

2/25/21, General Services Administration; Waiver of Experience Requirements Under the MAS Solicitation for COVID-19
2/19/21, Defense; Deviation on Contractor Personnel Performing in U.S. Southern Command Area of Responsibility
2/17/21, Defense; Restructuring of the Certification Program for the Contracting Functional Area
2/12/21, GSA Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Removing Erroneous Guidance on Illustration of Forms
2/5/21, Labor; Proposed Delay of Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act Rule
2/3/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Deviation on Certification of Women Owned Small Businesses
2/2/21, Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR); Deviation Regarding Certification of Women-Owned Small Businesses
2/2/21, Defense; FedMall COVID-19 Non-Medical Personal Protective Equipment Contingency Corridor for Small Business

January

1/29/21, Defense; Rescission of Deviation on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping
1/29/21, General Services Administration (GSA); Increasing Opportunities for Americans with Disabilities
1/28/21, Prompt Payment Act and Contract Disputes Act Interest Rate (7/8%)
1/26/21, Executive Order 14055, Ensuring the Future is Made in All of America by All of America's Workers
1/21/21, Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR); Simplified Procedures for Health-Care Resources
1/21/21, Executive Order 13975, Encouraging Buy American Policies for the United States Postal Service
1/19/21, Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2021-04, Maximizing Use of American-Made Goods, Products, and Materials
1/19/21, Defense; Revision 3 to Deviation on CARES Act Section 3610 Implementation
1/19/21, Defense; Revision 2 to Deviation on CARES Act Section 3610 Reimbursement Requests
1/19/21, Office of Federal Procurement Policy; Reducing Procurement Administrative Lead Time Using Modern Business Practices
1/15/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Covered Defense Telecommunications Equipment or Services
1/15/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Property Loss Reporting in the Procurement Integrated Enterprise Environment (PIEE)
1/15/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Repeal of "Tariff Information" Clause
1/15/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Technical Amendments
1/15/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Technical Amendment
1/15/21, Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS); Improved Energy Security for Main Operating Bases in Europe
1/14/21, Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2021-03, Miscellaneous Amendments
1/14/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Correction to Consolidation of Mentor-Protege Programs and Other Contracting Rules
1/14/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Correction to Women-Owned Small Business Certification Rule
1/13/21, Small Business Administration (SBA); Extension of Participation in 8(a) Business Development Program
1/12/21, Office of Federal Procurement Policy; Limiting Use of Educational Requirements in Federal Service Contracts
1/12/21, Defense; Revision of Deviation on Combating Race and Sex Stereotyping
1/8/21, Federal Travel Regulation (FTR); Privately Owned Vehicle Mileage Reimbursement Rates for Calendar Year 2021
1/7/21, Defense; Operational Contract Support (OCS) Outside the United States
1/7/21, Labor; Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act
1/6/21, Office of Management and Budget (OMB); Increasing Attention on Federal Contract Type Decisions
1/1/21, Public Law 116-283, National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021

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