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FAR -- Part 1 Federal Acquisition Regulations System

 

     FAR 1.404 - Class Deviations

Contracting Officers

     1.602-2 - Responsibilities

Definitions of Words and Terms

     2.101 - Definitions - Contract

     2.101 - Definitions - Offer

Improper Business Practices and Personal Conflicts of Interest

     3.101 - Standards of conduct - Government independence, bias, lack of bias

     3.104-4 (b) - Prohibition on obtaining procurement information

     3.4 - Contingent Fees

     3.501 - Buying-in or below cost prices

     3.601 - Contracts with Government Employees

Administrative Matters

     4.11 - System for Award Management

     4.18 - Commercial and Government Entity Code, Data Universal Numbering System Number

Publicizing Contract Actions

     5.101 - Disseminating contract action information

     5.101 - Offerors' responsibility to obtain solicitation documents

     5.102 - Availability of Solicitations

     5.2 - Synopsis of Proposed Contract Actions, Publicizing and Response Time

 

Competition Requirements

     6.001 - Competition:  Modifications, beyond the scope

     6.102 - Use of competitive procedures

     6.202 - Establishment or maintaining alternative sources

     6.301(c) - Lack of advance planning

     6.302 - Exceptions to Full and Open Competition

     6.302-1(a)(2)(i) - Unsolicited Proposals

     6.303 - Justifications

     6.401 - Preference for sealed bidding

Acquisition Planning

     7.105 - Content of Acquisition Plans

     7.107 - Bundling and consolidation

Required Sources of Supplies and Services

     8.001 - Priorities for use of Government supply sources

     8.402 - New Federal Supply Schedules - Authorized Price List

     8.404 - New Using Federal Supply Schedules

     8.405-2 - Ordering procedures for services requiring a statement of work

     8.405-3 - New Blanket purchase agreements

     8.405-6 - Sole Source Justification and Approval - Federal Supply Schedules

     8.700 - Javits-Wagner-O'Day Act

Contractor Qualifications

     9.103 - Responsibility determination 

     9.104-1 - General standards of responsibility

     9.104-2 - Special standards of responsibility

     9.108 - Prohibition on contracting with Inverted Domestic Corporations

     9.203 - Qualified Products

     9.207(a) - Qualification Requirements, Change in Ownership, Location, etc.

     9.400 - Debarment, Suspension, and Ineligibility

     9.500 - Organizational and Consultant Conflict of Interest

Describing Agency Needs

     11 - Describing agency needs - Ambiguity

     11 - Describing agency needs - Latent ambiguity

     11 - Describing agency needs - Defective or inadequate specifications and descriptions

     11.104 - Brand name or equal

     11.002(a)(1) - Describing needs - restrictive provisions

     11.501 - Liquidated damages

Acquisition of Commercial Items

     12.101 - New Conducting market research to determine whether commercial items or nondevelopmental items are available

     12.102 - Commercial item acquisition:  Commercial item determination

     12.301 - Solicitation provisions and contract clauses for the acquisition of commercial items.

     12.302 - Tailoring and use of FAR clauses

     12.403 - Termination

     12.602 - Streamlined Evaluation of Offers

Simplified Acquisition Procedures

     13.0 - Scope of part

     13.101(b)1 - "All-or-none" or "multiple award"

     13.104 - Promoting competition

     13.105 - Synopsis and posting requirements

     13.106-1 - (b)Soliciting from a single source

     13.106-2 - Evaluation of quotations or offers

     13.303 - Blanket Purchase Agreements

     13.5 - Test for certain commercial items

Sealed Bidding

     14.201 - Patent ambiguity - bidders duty to inquire

     14.201-8 - Price related factors

     14.202-5 - Descriptive literature

     14.208 - Amendment - Materiality

     14.208 (b) - Bidding Time After Amendment

     14.208 (c) - Same information provided to all bidders

     14.304 - Bidder's submission, modification, and withdrawal of bids

     14.404-1 - Cancellation of invitation for bids

     14.404-2 (a) - Responsive in all material respects

     14.404-2 (g) - Materially unbalanced bid

     14.404-5 - All or none bids

     14.405 - Minor informalities or irregularities in bids

     

     14.407 - Mistakes in bid

     14.408 - Equal Low Bids

Contracting by Negotiation

     15.101 - Source Selection Processes and Techniques

     15.102 - Oral presentations

     15.206(a) - Changed requirements and/or solicitation amendment

     15.206(e) - New Cancellation of solicitation

     15.207 - Handling proposals and information

     15.208 - New Submission of proposals - Format and Substance

     15.208(b) - Submission of proposals - Late

     15.209(a)(2) - Alternate proposals

     15.303 - Evaluation team, Source Selection Plan

     15.304(c)(1) - Price or cost evaluation factor requirement

     15.304(d) - Importance of factors and significant subfactors in solicitation

     

     15.305 - Unacceptable or offers not in compliance with solicitation

     15.305(a) - New Evaluation based solely on factors and subfactors specified in solicitation

     15.305(a) - Rating method or combination of methods

     15.305(a)(2) - Past performance/Experience - General

     15.305(a)(2)(ii) - New Past performance/Experience - Relevance, problems encountered, corrective actions, government consideration of sources

     15.305(a)(2)(iii) - New Past performance/Experience - key personnel, predecessor companies, subcontractors, teams, affiliates

     15.305(a)(2)(iv) - Past performance - Neutral rating

     15.305(a)(3) - New Technical evaluation - evaluators' scoring

     15.305 (a) (3)Technical evaluation - documentation

     15.305 (a) (3)New Technical Evaluation - Key personnel - Bait and switch - Material Misrepresentation - Letters of Commitment

 

     15.305 (a) (4)

Cost information provided to members of the technical evaluation team.

 

     15.306 (a)Clarifications and award without discussions

 

     15.306 (a) (2)Clarification - Government's duty to inquire

 

     15.306 (b) (4)Past performance - opportunity to respond to adverse information

 

     15.306 (c) (1) (2)

Competitive range

 

     15.306 (d) (1)Discussions - held with each offeror within competitive range, disparate treatment,

tailored discussions

 

     15.306 (d) (3)New Discussions - meaningful or misleading

 

     15.306 (d) (4)Elimination from competitive range after discussions

 

     15.306 (e)Discussions - Limits on exchanges, unequal

     15.307Final proposal revision 

 

     15.308New Source selection/tradeoff decision

 

     15.404New Proposal analysis - Contract pricing, reasonableness, realism analysis

 

     15.404-1 (g)New Unbalanced pricing

 

     15.505Preaward Debriefings

 

     15.506Postaward Debriefings

 

     15.507Protests and debriefings - Disclosure of prices

 

     15.607Unsolicited proposals

 

     15.608Prohibitions:  Use of data from unsolicited proposals

 

Types of Contracts

 

     16.103Negotiating contract type

     

16-2Fixed-price contracts

 

     16.301-3Adequacy of contractor’s accounting system

 

     16.500Federal Supply Schedule orders, unlike FASA task orders, may be protested

 

     16.501-2General.

 

     16.503Requirements contracts - consideration

 

     16.504 (a)Indefinite quantity contracts - Guaranteed Minimum

 

     16.504 (c)Indefinite-quantity contracts - Multiple award preference

 

     16.505 (a)Indefinite-quantity contracts, task orders, beyond scope - Protests

 

     16.505 (b)Indefinite-quantity contracts - Orders under multiple-award contracts, fair opportunity, pricing

 

     16.506Expiration of FSS Contract, task orders

Special Contracting Methods

     17.206Evaluation of options

     

17.207Exercise of options

 

Small Business Programs

 

     19.101Joint Venture - Ostensible Subcontractor, Affiliate

 

     19.102 (f)Small business - set aside - domestic, non-domestic product

 

     19.202-6Determination of fair market price

 

     19.3Small business status determination

 

     19.303Determining NAICS codes and size standards

 

     19.502Set aside for small business decision

 

     19.602Certificate of Competency

 

     19.704Subcontracting Plan Requirements

 

     19.803Selecting acquisitions for 8(a) program

 

     19.805Competitive 8(a)

 

     19.1102Use of price evaluation factor

 

     19.13

HUBZone Program

 

     19.1405New Service-disabled veteran-owned small business set-aside procedures

Service Contract Act

 

     22.1003

 

Applicability

 

     22.1006Solicitation provisions and contract clauses.

 

Protection of Privacy and Freedom of Information

 

     24.2Freedom of Information Act - Trade secrets, commercial, financial information, reverse auction

 

Foreign Acquisition

 

     25.001 (a)Buy American Act

 

     25.001 (a)The Berry Amendment (10 U. S. C. § 2533(a))

     25.4Trade Agreements Act

Other Socioeconomic Programs

     26.2Disaster or Emergency Assistance Activities

Patents, Data, and Copyrights

     27Patents, Data, and Copyrights

Bonds and Insurance

     28.101Bid guarantees

CAS Program Requirements

     30.2Contract Requirements

Adequate Funding

     32.702Adequate Funding

Research and Development Contracting

     35.003New Contracts, grants, or cooperative agreements, other transactions

     35.106Broad agency announcements

Construction and Architect -- Engineer Contracts

     36.101Clauses Applicable to Construction & Supplies

     36.3Two-Phase Design-Build Selection Procedures

     36.6Architect - Engineer Services

Termination

     49.402-6Reprocurement

Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses

     52.214-19Contract award - Sealed bidding - Construction

     52.215-9023DLAD Clause Reverse Auctions

     52.219-14Limitations on Subcontracting

     52.222-46Evaluation of Compensation for Professional Employees

 

Link to Decisions

Listed by Specific Law

Military Housing Privatization Initiative

     10 U.S.C. 2870 - 2885

Military Housing Privatization

Small Business Innovation Research

     15 U.S.C. 308 (e) (4)

Small Business Innovation Research Program

National Forest Management Act

     16 U.S.C. 472aSale of timber at appraised value

National Park Service Concessions Management Improvement Act of 1998, (16 U.S.C. § 5951)

     16 U.S.C. 5952Award of concessions contracts

Randolph-Sheppard Act

     20 U.S.C. § 107

Randolph-Sheppard Act

New Omnibus Diplomatic Security and Antiterrorism Act of 1986, as amended, (Security Act) 

     22 U.S.C. 4852"United States persons" and "qualified United States joint venture persons"

Foreign Service Buildings Act of 1926, as amended.  (Percy Amendment, 22 U.S.C. 302)

     22 U.S.C. 302

10 percent price reduction for American-owned offerors

Foreign Relations Authorization Act for FYs 1990-1991 (22 U.S.C. § 4864)

     22 U.S.C. § 4864(c)(3)Price preference for U. S. persons and qualified U. S. joint venture persons

Buy Indian Act

     25 U.S.C.  § 47Buy Indian Act

Pubic Buildings Service

     40 U.S.C 3307Congressional approval of proposed projects

Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act

     42 U.S.C. 5150

A firm residing or doing business primarily in the designated set-aside location

Oceans Act of 1992

     46 U.S.C. App. 292 Notes

Nonapplicability to Certain Vessels