Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled.
Proposed additions to Procurement List.
The Committee is proposing to add to the Procurement List services to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities.
COMMENTS MUST BE RECEIVED ON OR BEFORE:
May 28, 2001.
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:
Patrick T. Mooney (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 services listed below from nonprofit agencies employing persons Start Printed Page 21118who 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 services to the Government.
2. The action will result in authorizing small entities to furnish the 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 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 services are proposed for addition to Procurement List for production by the nonprofit agencies listed:
Airfield Alert Support Services
Robert Gray Army Airfield, III Corps and Fort Hood Army Airfield, Fort Hood, Texas
NPA: Training, Rehabilitation & Development Institute, Inc., San Antonio, Texas
Dispatcher, Defense Supply Center—Richmond, Richmond, Virginia
NPA: Richmond Area Association for Retarded Citizens Richmond, Virginia
Family Housing Maintenance, Rotterdam Housing Area, Watervliet, New York
NPA: Uncle Sam's House, Inc., Schenectady, New York
Janitorial/Custodial, Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado
NPA: North Metro Community Services for Developmentally Disabled, Westminister, Colorado
Janitorial/Custodial, Portsmouth Naval Hospital, Administrative Buildings, Portsmouth, Virginia
NPA: Portco, Inc., Portsmouth, Virginia
Janitorial/Grounds Maintenance, Glenn M. Anderson Federal Building, Long Beach, California
NPA: California Elwyn, Inc., Fountain Valley, California
At the Following:
Air Mobility Command Locations, Travis Air Force Base, California
NPA: Solano Diversified Services, Vallejo, California
Dover Air Force Base, Delaware
NPA: Delaware Division for the Visually Impaired, New Castle, Delaware
Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland
NPA: Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind, Washington, DC
Scott Air Force Base, Illinois
NPA: Lighthouse for the Blind, St. Louis, Missouri
McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas
NPA: The Oklahoma League for the Blind, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey
NPA: Bestwork Industries for the Blind, Inc., Runnemede, New Jersey
Pope Air Force Base, North Carolina
NPA: ServiceSource, Inc., Alexandria, Virginia
Grand Forks Air Force Base, North Dakota
NPA: Minot Vocational Adjustment Workshop, Inc., Minot, North Dakota
Charleston Air Force Base, South Carolina
NPA: Winston-Salem Industries for the Blind, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
McChord Air Force Base, Washington
NPA: The Lighthouse for the Blind, Inc., Seattle, Washington
Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington
NPA: The ARC of Spokane, Spokane, WashingtonStart Signature
Rita L. Wells,
Deputy Executive Director.
[FR Doc. 01-10535 Filed 4-26-01; 8:45 am]
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