DATE: February 10, 2000

FROM: Barry McVay, CPCM

SUBJECT: Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS); Delegation of Class Deviation Authority

SOURCE: Federal Register, February 10, 2000, Vol. 65, No. 28, page 6551

AGENCIES: Department of Defense (DOD)

ACTION: Final Rule

SYNOPSIS: DOD is amending the DFARS to authorize the senior procurement executives for the Army, Navy, the Air Force, and the directors of the Defense Commissary Agency and the Defense Logistics Agency, to approve certain class deviations from the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and the DFARS. Also the title of the "Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Technology" (USD(AT)) is changed to "Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics" (USD(AT&L)), in accordance with Section 911 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2000 (Public Law 106-65).

EFFECTIVE DATE: February 10, 2000.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Ms. Kathleen Fenk, Defense Acquisition Regulations Council, PDUSD(AT&L)DP(DAR), IMD 3D139, 3062 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301-3062, 703-602-0296, fax: 703-602-0350. Cite DFARS Case 99-D027.

SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION: The changes pertaining to the delegation of the class deviation authority are being made to DFARS Subpart 201.4, Deviations from the FAR:

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Barry McVay at 703-451-5953 or by e-mail to BarryMcVay@FedGovContracts.com.

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