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:
June 9, 2002.
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:
Sheryl D. Kennerly, (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, the entities of the Federal Government identified in the notice for each service will be required to procure the 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. If approved, 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. If approved, 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:
Service Type/Location: Base Supply Center, U.S. Army Signal Center, Fort Gordon, GA.
NPA: L.C. Industries For The Blind, Inc., Durham, NC.
Contract Activity: U.S. Army Signal Center, Fort Gordon, GA.
Service Type/Location: Food Service Attendant, Alabama Air National Guard, Birmingham, AL.
NPA: Alabama Goodwill Industries, Inc., Birmingham, AL.
Contract Activity: Alabama Air National Guard, Gadsden, AL.
Service Type/Location: Grounds Maintenance, Environmental Protection Agency, Environmental Science Center, Fort Meade, MD.
NPA: Baltimore Association for Retarded Citizens, Inc., Baltimore, MD.
Contract Activity: Environmental Protection Agency, Philadelphia, PA.Start Signature
Sheryl D. Kennerly,
Director, Information Management.
[FR Doc. 02-11753 Filed 5-9-02; 8:45 am]
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