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:
July 10, 2000.
Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Jefferson Plaza 2, Suite 10800, 1421 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202-3259.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. Start Printed Page 36663
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:
Strap, Mail Tray
NPA: Work, Incorporated, North Quincy, Massachusetts
Logo, BDU Coat and Shirt
NPA: Southeastern Kentucky Rehabilitation Industries, Inc., Corbin, Kentucky
General Services Administration, 100 Penn Square East, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
NPA: Delaware County Branch of the Pennsylvania Association for the Blind, Chester, Pennsylvania
Administrative/General Support Services
Chaplain's Office, Great Lakes Naval Training Center, Great Lakes, Illinois
NPA: The Chicago Lighthouse for People who are Blind or Visually Impaired, Chicago, Illinois
Base Supply Center, Operation of Individual Equipment Element Store & HAZMART
McChord Air Force Base, Washington
NPA: The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc., Seattle, Washington
U.S. Army Reserve Center, 50 East Street, Springfield, Massachusetts
NPA: CW Resources, Inc., New Britain, Connecticut
U.S. Army Reserve Center, AMSA 68(G), 42 Albion Road, Lincoln, Rhode Island
NPA: Greater Providence Chapter, Rhode Island Association for Retarded Citizens, North Providence, Rhode Island
Marine Corps Reserve Training Center, 4201 Chester Avenue, Bakersfield, California
NPA: The Bakersfield Association for Retarded Citizens, Inc., Bakersfield, California
Weapons Support Facility, Seal Beach, California
NPA: Goodwill Industries of Orange County, Santa Ana, California
Ford House Office Building, Washington, DC
NPA: Davis Memorial Goodwill Industries, Washington, DC
GSA Distribution Depot, 500 Edwards Avenue, Harahan, Louisiana
NPA: Louisiana Industries for the Disabled, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Janitorial/Custodial for the following locations:
Veterans Center #401, 1766 Fort Street, Lincoln Park, Michigan
Veterans Center #402, 4161 Cass, Detroit, Michigan
NPA: Jewish Vocational Service and Community Workshop, Inc., Southfield, Michigan
Temporary Medical Record Filing for the following locations:
VA Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee
Alvin C. York VA Medical Center, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
NPA: Ed Lindsey Industries f/t Blind, Inc., Nashville, TennesseeStart Signature
Louis R. Bartalot,
Deputy Director (Operations).
[FR Doc. 00-14683 Filed 6-8-00; 8:45 am]
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