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Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement: Technical Amendments

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Defense Acquisition Regulations System, Department of Defense (DoD).


Final rule.


DoD is making needed technical amendments to update the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS).


Effective June 5, 2020.

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Ms. Jennifer L. Hawes, Defense Acquisition Regulations System, OUSD(A&S)DPC(DARS), Room 3B941, 3060 Defense Pentagon, Washington, DC 20301-3060. Telephone 571-372-6115; facsimile 571-372-6094.

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This final rule amends the DFARS as follows. Section 208.002 heading is corrected to align with the Federal Acquisition Regulation naming convention for this section and to add new paragraphs (a)(1) introductory text and (a)(1)(i) to provide a notice to contracting officers to see DFARS Procedures, Guidance, and Information 208.002(a)(1)(i) to obtain information on available items in DoD's property inventories. In paragraph (a)(1)(v), two references to “Subpart” are changed to “subpart”.

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List of Subjects in 48 CFR Part 208

  • Government procurement
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Jennifer Lee Hawes,

Regulatory Control Officer, Defense Acquisition Regulations System.

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Therefore, 48 CFR part 208 is amended as follows:

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1. The authority citation for 48 CFR part 208 continues to read as follows:

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Authority: 41 U.S.C. 1303 and 48 CFR chapter 1.

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2. Revise section 208.002 to read as follows:

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Priorities for use of mandatory Government sources.

(a)(1) Supplies. (i) See the guidance at PGI 208.002(a)(1)(i) to obtain information on available items in DoD's property inventories.

(v) See subpart 208.70, Coordinated Acquisition, and subpart 208.74, Enterprise Software Agreements.

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[FR Doc. 2020-11752 Filed 6-4-20; 8:45 am]