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Federal Acquisition Regulation; Technical Amendments

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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 needed editorial changes.

DATES:

Effective: November 23, 2020.

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FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT:

Ms. Lois Mandell, Regulatory Secretariat Division (MVCB), at 202-501-4755 or GSARegSec@gsa.gov. Please cite FAC 2021-02, Technical Amendments.

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SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION:

In order to update certain elements in 48 CFR parts 4, 52, and 53 this document makes editorial changes to the FAR.

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List of Subjects in 48 CFR Parts 4, 52, and 53

  • Government procurement
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William F. Clark,

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 4, 52, and 53 as set forth below:

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1. The authority citation for 48 CFR parts 4, 52, and 53 continues to read as follows:

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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 4—ADMINISTRATIVE AND INFORMATION MATTERS

[Amended]
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2. Amend section 4.2102 in paragraph (a) introductory text by removing “Prohibited equipment, systems, or services” and adding “ Prohibited equipment, systems, or services” in its place.

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PART 52—SOLICITATION PROVISIONS AND CONTRACT CLAUSES

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3. Amend section 52.213-4 by—

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a. Revising the date of the clause; and

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b. Removing from paragraph (b)(1)(xiv) introductory text “(DEC 2007)” and adding “(MAY 2020)” in its place.

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The revision reads as follows:

Terms and Conditions—Simplified Acquisitions (Other Than Commercial Items).
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Terms and Conditions—Simplified Acquisitions (Other Than Commercial Items) (Nov 2020)

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4. Amend section 52.252-5 by—

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a. Removing from the introductory text “$( DEVIATION)” and adding “(DEVIATION)” in its place;

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b. Revising the date of provision; and

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c. Removing from paragraphs (a) and (b) “$( DEVIATION)” and adding “(DEVIATION)” in its place.

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The revision reads as follows:

Authorized Deviations in Provisions.
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Authorized Deviations in Provisions (Nov 2020)

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5. Amend section 52.252-6 by—

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a. Removing from the introductory text “$( DEVIATION)” and adding “(DEVIATION)” in its place;

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b. Revising the date of clause; and

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c. Removing from paragraphs (a) and (b) “$( DEVIATION)” and adding “(DEVIATION)” in its place.

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The revision reads as follows:

Authorized Deviations in Clauses.
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Authorized Deviations in Clauses (Nov 2020)

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PART 53—FORMS

[Amended]
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6. Amend section 53.228 by removing from paragraphs (h), (i), and (j) “28.202-1(a)(4)” and adding “28.202(a)(4)” in its place.

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[FR Doc. 2020-21702 Filed 10-22-20; 8:45 am]

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