Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled.
Proposed additions to Procurement List.
The Committee has received proposals to add to the Procurement List commodities and services to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities.
COMMENTS MUST BE RECEIVED ON OR BEFORE:
June 12, 2000.
Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Crystal Gateway 3, Suite 310, 1215 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202-4302.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Louis R. Bartalot, (703) 603-7740.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
This notice is published pursuant to 41 U.S.C. 47(a)(2) and 41 CFR 51-2.3. Its purpose is to provide interested persons an opportunity to submit comments on the possible impact of the proposed actions.
If the Committee approves the proposed additions, all entities of the Federal Government (except as otherwise indicated) will be required to procure the commodities and services listed below from nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities.
I certify that the following action will not have a significant impact on a substantial number of small entities. The major factors considered for this certification were:
1. The action will not result in any additional reporting, recordkeeping or other compliance requirements for small entities other than the small organizations that will furnish the commodities and services to the Government.
2. The action will result in authorizing small entities to furnish the commodities and services to the Government.
3. There are no known regulatory alternatives which would accomplish the objectives of the Javits-Wagner-O'Day Act (41 U.S.C. 46-48c) in connection with the commodities and services proposed for addition to the Procurement List. Comments on this certification are invited. Commenters should identify the statement(s) underlying the certification on which they are providing additional information.
The following commodities and services have been proposed for addition to Procurement List for production by the nonprofit agencies listed:
NPA: Chester County Branch of the PAB, Coatesville, Pennsylvania
Mailers, Audio Cassette
NPA: York County Blind Center, York, Pennsylvania
Marine Security Guard Accessories
NPA: Industries of the Blind, Inc., Greensboro, North Carolina
Skin Protectant Plus, Effective Prevention
9999-00-NSH-0002 Start Printed Page 30563
NPA: ACT Corp., Daytona Beach, Florida
Grounds Maintenance, Playground Areas, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina
NPA: Coastal Enterprises of Jacksonville, Inc., Jacksonville, North Carolina
Janitorial/Custodial, Sandra Day O'Connor Federal Building, 401 West Washington Street, Phoenix, Arizona
NPA: Goodwill Community Services, Inc., Phoenix, Arizona
Janitorial/Custodial, U.S. Coast Guard, Elizabeth City, North Carolina
NPA: Skills Inc., Hertford, North Carolina
Publication File Maintenance for National Environmental Publications, Internet Site (NEPIS) Website, Environmental Protection Agency, Cincinnati, Ohio
NPA: The Clovernook Center, Opportunities f/t Blind, Cincinnati, OhioStart Signature
Leon A. Wilson, Jr.,
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