A request was made for comments on a proposed amendment to the federal property management regulations. The proposed amendment provides for standard terminology to be used in solicitation documents regarding the application of Federal Information Processing Standards Publications and Federal Standards. GAO believes that there should be one uniform standard for Advance Data Communication Control Procedures (ADCCP). Accordingly, GAO does not believe that the proposed amendment should be issued at the present time and recommends that a uniform standard for ADCCP be established.
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