National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
This final rule revises the NASA FAR Supplement (NFS) by making administrative changes to the contract identification numbering scheme used by NASA. This change is necessary for implementation of NASA's Integrated Financial Management System.
October 4, 2002.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Celeste Dalton, NASA, Office of Procurement, Contract Management Division (Code HK); (202) 358-1645; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:Start Printed Page 62191
NASA is in the process of implementing a new Agency-wide Integrated Financial Management System. This implementation requires a minor change to the number of digits and sequence of characters used in the contract identification number. This final rule makes these administrative changes to the contract numbering scheme used for NASA contracts.
B. Regulatory Flexibility Act
This final rule does not constitute a significant revision within the meaning of FAR 1.501 and Public Law 98-577, and publication for public comment is not required. However, NASA will consider comments from small entities concerning the affected NFS Part 1804 in accordance with 5 U.S.C. 610.
C. Paperwork Reduction Act
The Paperwork Reduction Act does not apply because the changes do not impose recordkeeping or information collection requirements which require the approval of the Office of Management and Budget under 44 U.S.C. 3501, et seq.Start List of Subjects
List of Subjects in 48 CFR Part 1804End List of Subjects Start Signature
Assistant Administrator for Procurement.
Accordingly,End Amendment Part Start Amendment Part
1. The authority citation forEnd Amendment Part Start Part
PART 1804—ADMINISTRATIVE MATTERS
2. Amend section 1804.7101 in paragraph (b) by removing the number “11” and adding “10” in its place.End Amendment Part
3. Amend section 1804.7102 by—End Amendment Part
a. In the table of paragraph (a) under the column CONTRACT PREFIX—
(i) Removing “NAS 2” and adding “NAS2-” in its place;
(ii) Removing “NAS 4” and adding “NAS4-” in its place;
(iii) Removing “NAS 3” and adding “NAS3-” in its place;
(iv) Removing “NAS 5” and adding “NAS5-” in its place;
(v) Adding a hyphen immediately after “NASW”;
(vi) Removing “NAS 9” and adding “NAS9-” in its place;
(vii) Removing “NAS 1” and adding “NAS1-” in its place;
(viii) Removing “NAS 8” and adding “NAS8-” in its place;
(ix) Removing “NAS 7” and adding “NAS7-” in its place; and
(x) Removing “NAS 13” and adding “NAS13” in its place;
b. In paragraph (c) removing “DEN 8” and adding “DEN8-” in its place; and
c. In paragraph (d) removing “NCA 8” and adding “NCA8-” in its place.
4. Amend section 1804.7103 in paragraph (a) by removing “NAS 2 97001 and NAS 2 97002” and adding “NAS2-97001 and NAS2-97002” in its place.End Amendment Part End Supplemental Information
[FR Doc. 02-25183 Filed 10-3-02; 8:45 am]
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