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Procurement List; Proposed Addition and Deletions

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Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled.


Proposed addition to and deletions from the Procurement List.


The Committee is proposing to add a service to the Procurement List that will be provided by a nonprofit agency employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities, and deletes products previously furnished by such agencies.


Comments must be received on or before: June 10, 2018.


Committee for Purchase From People Who Are Blind or Severely Disabled, 1401 S Clark Street, Suite 715, Arlington, Virginia 22202-4149.

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For further information or to submit comments contact: Amy B. Jensen, Telephone: (703) 603-7740, Fax: (703) 603-0655, or email

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This notice is published pursuant to 41 U.S.C. 8503(a)(2) and 41 CFR 51-2.3. Its purpose is to provide interested persons an opportunity to submit comments on the proposed actions.


If the Committee approves the proposed addition, the entity of the Federal Government identified in this notice will be required to procure the service listed below from the nonprofit agency employing persons who are blind or have other severe disabilities.

The following service is proposed for addition to the Procurement List for production by the nonprofit agency listed:


Service Type: Warehouse and Distribution Service

Mandatory for: National Institutes of Health, Information Resource Center, 6001 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD

Mandatory Source(s) of Supply: The ARC of the District of Columbia, Inc., Washington, DC

Contracting Activity: National Institutes of Health, NIDA


The following products are proposed for deletion from the Procurement List:


NSN(s)—Product Name(s): MR 568—Scrubber, 3-pk

Mandatory Source(s) of Supply: Beacon Lighthouse, Inc., Wichita Falls, TX

Contracting Activity: Defense Commissary Agency

NSN(s)—Product Name(s): 7920-01-621-9146—Towel, Cleaning, Non-woven Microfiber, Disposable, 16″ x 16″

Mandatory Source of Supply: Bestwork Industries for the Blind, Inc., Cherry Hill, NJ

Contracting Activity: General Services Administration, Fort Worth, TX

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Amy Jensen,

Director, Business Operations.

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[FR Doc. 2018-10107 Filed 5-10-18; 8:45 am]