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Comments on Draft Segment of Federal Acquisition Regulation
B-199885: Published: Oct 17, 1980. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
GAO commented on a draft segment of the Federal Acquisition Regulation which covers organizational conflicts of interest. The bill requires all contractors bidding on federal contracts to disclose all relevant facts relating to an existing or potential organizational conflict and requires agencies to take certain steps to protect the government's best interest before and after the contract is awar...
Comments on S. 3051
B-200558: Published: Dec 5, 1980. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
Senate Bill 3051 requires an agency to determine, before awarding a sole-source contract, that the selected firm has an exclusive ability to perform the required work. This requirement could be viewed as an undue impediment to sole-source contracting since, as a practical matter, there are few firms with the exclusive ability to perform the work. Under this view, the requirement could impose an un...
Proposed Temporary Regulation Covering the Leasing of Space by Executive Agencies
B-201033: Published: Feb 24, 1981. Publicly Released: Jun 4, 1985.
An opinion was requested on a proposed temporary regulation concerning the procurement of leased office space by executive agencies. Although the regulation recognizes that the leasing of space must be accomplished through formal advertising unless an exception to this requirement is applicable, the regulation is otherwise oriented to the use of negotiation procedures. GAO believed that the regula...
Query Concerning FAA Contract and Small Business Procurement Practices
B-205961.3: Published: Aug 3, 1982. Publicly Released: May 6, 1985.
No summary is currently available...
Analysis of DOD's Fiscal Year 1985 Multiyear Procurement Candidates
NSIAD-85-9: Published: Oct 25, 1984. Publicly Released: Oct 25, 1984.
Pursuant to a congressional request, GAO analyzed the 12 multiyear procurement candidates proposed in the Department of Defense's (DOD) fiscal year 1985 budget request to determine if they met criteria established by the Congress for the most desirable contracting method.GAO found that, although there were no significant procurement deficiencies involving seven of the procurements, five candidates...
Unpublished Decisions: Procurement Law (Transportation Included), Vol. XXVII, No. 3
125307: Jun 1, 1984
GAO published its quarterly digest of unpublished decisions of the Comptroller General for the period April through June 1984. The decisions involved procurement law and transportation...
Unpublished Decisions: Procurement Law (Transportation Included), Vol. XXVII
125200: Mar 1, 1984
GAO published its quarterly digest of unpublished decisions of the Comptroller General for the period of January through March 1984. These decisions involved procurement law and transportation...
Investigation of the Practices and Procedures Surrounding the Awarding of Contracts to Out-of-State Suppliers by the Alaskan Exchange System of the Army and Air Force Exchange Service
B-179298: Published: Feb 4, 1974. Publicly Released: Dec 30, 1983.
No summary is currently available...
Analysis of HARM Procurement Strategies
NSIAD-83-59: Published: Sep 12, 1983. Publicly Released: Sep 12, 1983.
In response to a congressional request, GAO analyzed proposed Department of Defense (DOD) procurement strategies for the High Speed Anti-Radiation Missile (HARM) program. GAO commented on a recently proposed DOD strategy which defers competition for the missile until a low-cost seeker is developed.GAO believes that the DOD proposal will have little impact on reducing the overall cost of the HARM p...