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 products to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities.
COMMENTS MUST BE RECEIVED ON OR BEFORE:
March 7, 2004.
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 proposed actions. If the Committee approves the proposed additions, the entities of the Federal Government identified in the notice for each product or service will be required to procure the products listed below from nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities.
Regulatory Flexibility Act Certification
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 products to the Government.
2. If approved, the action will result in authorizing small entities to furnish the products 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 products 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.
End of Certification
The following products are proposed for addition to Procurement List for production by the nonprofit agencies listed:
Product/NSN: Strap, Eyewear, Retention, 8470-01-487-1605
NPA: Lions Services, Inc., Charlotte, North Carolina
Contract Activity: Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Product/NSN: Wet Floor Sign—Bilingual (English/Spanish), 9905-00-NIB-0046
NPA: Lions Volunteer Blind Industries, Inc., Morristown, Tennessee
Contract Activity: Office Supplies & Paper Products Acquisition Center, New York, Start Printed Page 5832New YorkStart Signature
Sheryl D. Kennerly,
Director, Information Management.
[FR Doc. 04-2635 Filed 2-5-04; 8:45 am]
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