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 a service to be furnished by a nonprofit agency employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities.
Comments must be received on or before March 30, 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 of the proposed actions. If the Committee approves the proposed addition, the entities of the Federal government identified in the notice for each service will be required to procure the service listed below from the nonprofit agency 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 service to the government.
2. If approved, the action will result in authorizing small entities to furnish the service 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 service 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 service is proposed for addition to Procurement List for production by the nonprofit agency listed:
Service Type/Location: National Lead Information Center, Call Center, EPA, Supporting Office of Pesticide Programs—National Program, Chemical Division, Washington, DC.
NPA: Association for the Blind & Visually Impaired & Goodwill Industries of Greater Rochester, Rochester, New York.
Contract Activity: Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.Start Signature
Sheryl D. Kennerly,
Director, Information Management.
[FR Doc. 03-4803 Filed 2-27-03; 8:45 am]
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