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AGENCY:

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

ACTION:

Final rule.

SUMMARY:

This document makes amendments to the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) in order to make editorial changes.

DATES:

Effective: August 1, 2013.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

The Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB), 1800 F Street NW., 2nd Floor, Washington, DC 20405, 202-501-4755, for information pertaining to status or publication schedules. Please cite FAC 2005-69, Technical Amendments.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

In order to update certain elements in 48 CFR parts 2, 22, 29, and 52, this document makes editorial changes to the FAR.

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List of Subject in 48 CFR Parts 2, 22, and 52

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Dated: July 26, 2013.

William Clark,

Acting Director, Office of Government-wide Acquisition Policy, Office of Acquisition Policy, Office of Government-wide Policy.

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Therefore, DoD, GSA, and NASA amend 48 CFR parts 2, 22, 29, and 52 as set forth below:

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1. The authority citation for

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Authority: 40 U.S.C. 121(c); 10 U.S.C. chapter 137; and 51 U.S.C. 20113.

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PART 2—DEFINITIONS OF WORDS AND TERMS

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2. Amend section 2.101, in paragraph (b)(2), in the definition “Commercially available off-the-shelf (COTS) item”, by—

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a. Removing “(COTS) item” and adding “(COTS) item—” in its place; and

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b. In paragraph (2) of the definition removing “bulk cargo, as defined in section 3 of the Shipping Act of 1984 (46 U.S.C. App. 1702)” and adding “bulk cargo, as defined in

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PART 22—APPLICATION OF LABOR LAWS TO GOVERNMENT ACQUISITIONS

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3. Amend section 22.1801, in the definition “Commercially available off-the-shelf (COTS) item”, paragraph (2), by removing “bulk cargo, as defined in section 3 of the Shipping Act of 1984 (46 U.S.C. App. 1702)” and adding “bulk cargo, as defined in

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PART 52—SOLICITATION PROVISIONS AND CONTRACT CLAUSES

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4. Amend section 52.209-6 by—

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a. Revising the date of the clause; and

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b. Removing from paragraph (a)(2) in the definition “Commercially available off-the-shelf (COTS) item” the words “bulk cargo, as defined in section 3 of the Shipping Act of 1984 (46 U.S.C. App. 1702)” and adding “bulk cargo, as defined in

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The revision reads as follows:

Protecting the Government's Interest When Subcontracting with Contractors Debarred, Suspended, or Proposed for Debarment.
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Protecting the Government's Interest When Subcontracting With Contractors Debarred, Suspended, or Proposed for Debarment (Aug, 2013)

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5. Amend section 52.212-5 by revising the date of the clause and paragraph (b)(6) to read as follows:

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Contract Terms and Conditions Required To Implement Statutes or Executive Orders—Commercial Items.
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Contract Terms and Conditions Required To Implement Statutes or Executive Orders—Commercial Items (Aug, 2013)

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(6) 52.209-6, Protecting the Government's Interest When Subcontracting with Contractors Debarred, Suspended, or Proposed for Debarment. (Aug, 2013) (31 U.S.C. 6101 note).

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6. Amend section 52.222-54 by—

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a. Revising the date of the clause; and

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b. Removing from paragraph (a)(2) of the definition “Commercially available off-the-shelf (COTS) item” the words “bulk cargo, as defined in section 3 of the Shipping Act of 1984 (46 U.S.C. App. 1702)” and adding “bulk cargo, as defined in

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The revision reads as follows:

Employment Eligibility Verification.
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Employment Eligibility Verification (Aug, 2013)

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[FR Doc. 2013-18465 Filed 7-31-13; 8:45 am]

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