Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled.
Additions to the Procurement List.
This action adds to the Procurement List a product and a service to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities.
September 23, 2007.
Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, Jefferson Plaza 2, Suite 10800, 1421 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, Virginia 22202-3259Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Kimberly M. Zeich, Telephone: (703) 603-7740, Fax: (703) 603-0655, or e-mail CMTEFedReg@jwod.gov.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
On June 22 and June 29, 2007, the Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled published notice (72 FR 34433; 35689) of proposed additions to the Procurement List.
After consideration of the material presented to it concerning capability of qualified nonprofit agencies to provide the products and services and impact of the additions on the current or most recent contractors, the Committee has determined that the products and services listed below are suitable for procurement by the Federal Government under 41 U.S.C. 46-48c and 41 CFR 51-2.4.
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. 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 product and service to the Government.
2. The action will result in authorizing small entities to furnish the product and 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 product and service proposed for addition to the Procurement List.
End of Certification
Accordingly, the following product and service is added to the Procurement List:
Liner, Parka, U.S. Navy:
Coverage: C-List—the requirement being proposed for addition to the Procurement List is limited to 735,000 units over a three year period of any combination of the NSNs for Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA.
NPA: Bestwork Industries for the Blind, Inc., Runnemede, NJ.
NPA: San Antonio Lighthouse for the Blind, San Antonio, TX.
NPA: Winston-Salem Industries for the Blind, Winston-Salem, NC.
Contracting Activity: Defense Supply Center Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA.
Service Type/Location: Administrative Services, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Products Laboratory, One Gifford Pinchot Dr., Madison, WI.
NPA: Madison Area Rehabilitation Centers, Inc., Madison, WI.
Contracting Activity: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Products Laboratory, Madison, WI.
This action does not affect current contracts awarded prior to the effective date of this addition or options that may be exercised under those contracts.Start Signature
Kimberly M. Zeich,
Director, Program Operations.
[FR Doc. E7-16789 Filed 8-23-07; 8:45 am]
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