Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense (DoD).
DoD is making technical amendments to the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to direct contracting officers to additional guidance on supporting contingency operations and in-theater security cooperation efforts.
Effective Date: May 11, 2011.Start Further Info
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:
Ms. Ynette Shelkin, Defense Acquisition Regulations System, OUSD(AT&L)DPAP(DARS), Room 3B855, 3060 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301-3060. Telephone 703-602-8384; facsimile 703-602-0350.End Further Info End Preamble Start Supplemental Information
This final rule amends DFARS by adding language at 225.7404 to direct contracting officers to additional guidance available on contract administration considerations when supporting contingency operations. The rule also adds language and a new subpart at 225.78 directing contracting officers to guidance on theater security cooperation efforts conducted in support of the geographic combatant commander, which may include support such as military exercises/training, base operations, and weapons procurement.Start List of Subjects
List of Subjects in 48 CFR Part 225End List of Subjects Start Signature
Ynette R. Shelkin,
Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations System.
Therefore, 48 CFR part 225 is amended as follows:Start Part
PART 225—FOREIGN ACQUISITIONEnd Part Start Amendment Part
1. The authority citation forEnd Amendment Part Start Amendment Part
2. Add section 225.7404 to read as follows:End Amendment Part
For additional guidance on contract administration considerations when supporting contingency operations, see PGI 225.7404.
3. Add subpart 225.78 to read as follows:End Amendment Part
Subpart 225.78—Acquisitions in Support of Geographic Combatant Command's Theater Security Cooperation Efforts
For guidance on procurement support of the geographic combatant command's theater security cooperation efforts, see PGI 225.78.
[FR Doc. 2011-10085 Filed 5-10-11; 8:45 am]
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