Skip to Content


Federal Acquisition Regulation; Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-49; Small Entity Compliance Guide

Document Details

Information about this document as published in the Federal Register.

Published Document

This document has been published in the Federal Register. Use the PDF linked in the document sidebar for the official electronic format.

Start Preamble


Department of Defense (DoD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).


Small Entity Compliance Guide.


This document is issued under the joint authority of DOD, GSA, and NASA. This Small Entity Compliance Guide has been prepared in accordance with section 212 of the Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act of 1996. It consists of a summary of rules appearing in Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2005-49, which amend the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). Interested parties may obtain further information regarding these rules by referring to FAC 2005-49, which precedes this document. The documents are also available via the Internet at


For effective dates see separate documents, which follow.

Start Further Info


The analyst whose name appears in the table below. Please cite FAC 2005-49 and the specific FAR case number. For information pertaining to status or publication schedules, contact the Regulatory Secretariat at (202) 501-4755.

List of Rule in FAC 2005-49

SubjectFAR caseAnalyst
Public Access to the Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System (Interim)2010-016Loeb.
End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information


A summary for the FAR rule follows. For the actual revisions and/or amendments made by this FAR case, refer to FAR Case 2010-016.

FAC 2005-49 amends the FAR as specified below:

Public Access to the Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System (FAR Case 2010-016) (Interim)

This interim rule amends the FAR to implement section 3010 of the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010 (Pub. L. 111-212), enacted July 29, 2010. Section 3010 requires that the Administrator of the General Services post all information contained in the Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System (FAPIIS), excluding past performance reviews, on a publicly available Web site.

This interim rule notifies contractors that FAPIIS data, excluding past performance reviews, will be available to the public after a certain date, and creates a new FAR clause to support the posting of information in FAPIIS. Contracting officers are encouraged to the extent feasible to amend existing solicitations in accordance with FAR 1.108(d), in order to include this revised clause in contracts to be awarded on or after the effective date of this rule.

Start Signature

Dated: January 19, 2011.

Michael O. Jackson,

Acting Director, Office of Governmentwide Acquisition Policy.

End Signature End Supplemental Information

[FR Doc. 2011-1322 Filed 1-21-11; 8:45 am]