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 Start Printed Page 3508to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities.
Comments Must Be Received On or Before: February 23, 2003.
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: Electronic Service Customer Representative Service, Securities & Exchange Commission Library, Washington, DC.
NPA: Columbia Lighthouse for the Blind, Washington, DC.
Contract Activity: U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Alexandria, Virginia.
Service Type/Location: Housekeeping Services, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Clarksburg, West Virginia.
NPA: Job Squad, Inc., Clarksburg, West Virginia.
Contract Activity: Department of Veterans Affairs, Coatesville, Pennsylvania.
Service Type/Location: Janitorial/Grounds Maintenance, Immigration and Naturalization Service—Sector Headquarters, Imperial, California.
NPA: Association for Retarded Citizens—Imperial Valley, El Centro, California
Contract Activity: Immigration and Naturalization Service, DOJ.Start Signature
G. John Heyer,
[FR Doc. 03-1662 Filed 1-23-03; 8:45 am]
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