Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled.
Additions to the Procurement List.
This action adds to the Procurement List services to be furnished by nonprofit agencies employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities.
Effective Date: December 8, 2008.
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:
Barry S. Lineback, Telephone: (703) 603-7740, Fax: (703) 603-0655, or e-mail CMTEFedReg@AbilityOne.gov.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
On 09/05/08 and 08/29/08, the Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled published notice (73 FR 51787 and 73 FR 50931, respectively) of proposed additions to the Procurement List.
After consideration of the material presented to it concerning capability of qualified nonprofit agencies to provide the services and impact of the additions on the current or most recent contractors, the Committee has determined that the 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 services to the Government.
2. 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.
End of Certification
Accordingly, the following services are added to the Procurement List:
Service Type/Location: Base Supply Center, NAS Patuxent River, Patuxent River, MD.
NPA: Industries for the Blind, Inc., West Allis, WI.
Contracting Activity: DEPT OF THE NAVY, FISC NORFOLK.
Service Type/Location: Custodial and Landscaping, FBI Building, Houston, Texas, 1 Justice Park, Houston, TX.
NPA: On Our Own Services, Inc., Houston, TX.
Contracting Activity: General Services Administration, Public Buildings Service, Acquisition, Ft. Worth, TX.Start Signature
Barry S. Lineback,
Acting Director, Program Operations.
[FR Doc. E8-26596 Filed 11-6-08; 8:45 am]
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