Department of Defense (DoD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
This document makes amendments to the Federal Acquisition Start Printed Page 56689Regulation (FAR) in order to update references and make editorial changes.
Effective Date: October 1, 2003.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
The FAR Secretariat, Room 4035, GS Building, Washington, DC, 20405, (202) 501-4755, for information pertaining to status or publication schedules. Please cite FAC 2001-16, Technical Amendments.Start List of Subjects
List of Subjects in 48 CFR Parts 8 and 24End List of Subjects Start Signature
Dated: September 24, 2003.
Laura G. Auletta,
Director, Acquisition Policy Division.
Therefore, DoD, GSA, and NASA amendEnd Amendment Part Start Amendment Part
1. The authority citation forEnd Amendment Part Start Part
PART 8—REQUIRED SOURCES OF SUPPLIES AND SERVICESEnd Part Start Amendment Part
2. Amend section 8.404 by revising the first sentence of paragraph (b)(6) to read as follows:End Amendment Part
(b) * * *
(6) * * * When conducting evaluations and before placing an order, consider including, if available, one or more small business, veteran-owned small business, service-disabled veteran-owned small business, HUBZone small business, woman-owned small business, and/or small disadvantaged business schedule contractor(s). * * *
PART 24—PROTECTION OF PRIVACY AND FREEDOM OF INFORMATION
3. Amend section 24.202 by—End Amendment Part Start Amendment Part
a. Removing the em dash at the end of the introductory text of paragraph (a);End Amendment Part Start Amendment Part
b. Removing paragraph (a)(1); andEnd Amendment Part Start Amendment Part
c. Removing paragraph designation “(a)(2)” and the word “Set” and adding “set” in its place.End Amendment Part End Further Info End Preamble
[FR Doc. 03-24590 Filed 9-30-03; 8:45 am]
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