To improve the army’s ability to evaluate and reform our acquisition process some of those actions included reinvigorating the army requirements oversight council, requirements, acquisition, and budget processes in response to national defense authorization act (ndaa) for fiscal year (fy) 2016, section 808 (may 2016. Increase quality, innovation and competition acquisition planning the process by which the efforts of all personnel responsible for an acquisition are coordinated and integrated through a comprehensive plan for fulfilling the requirements definition methods process. Con 280 – unduly restrictive requirements the acquisition process begins “with a valid mission requirement for a service essential for the successful execution of the organization’s mission” (dod, guidebook for the acquisition of services, pg 5, june 5, 2012) per the competition in contracting act (cica) of 1984, when soliciting a requirement the government must seek full and open. When planning a competitive acquisition, agency acquisition personnel must design a process for getting information about the alternatives, assessing each alternative, and comparing the alternatives in order to determine which is best. By using the small work roster process, we are able in certain cases to waive certain state requirements such as retainage, which increases full and open competition by small businesses a.
A noncompetitive process, the maximum practical extent standard recognized that there are degrees of competition and alternative ways of achieving competition the full and open competition standard was established by statute in the competition in. Many mergers benefit competition and consumers by allowing firms to operate more efficiently but some mergers change market dynamics in ways that can lead to higher prices, fewer or lower-quality goods or services, or less innovation. Competition in federal contracting: an overview of the legal requirements congressional research service 1 introduction “procurement” describes the process whereby the government obtains goods and services from. Noaa acquisition manual main table of contents subchapter b- competition and acquisition planning part 1330-6 competition requirements subpart 1330-63 other than full and open competition 1330-6302 circumstances permitting other than full and open competition 1330-6303 justifications.
Among the key provisions in us antitrust law is one designed to prevent anticompetitive mergers or acquisitions under the hart-scott-rodino act, the ftc and the department of justice review most of the proposed transactions that affect commerce in the united states and are over a certain size. Lesson 10: competition requirements given purchase requests, requirements documents, and market data: determine competition requirements for simplified acquisitions and contract actions over the simplified acquisition threshold. Competition is the cornerstone of a sound acquisition process in fiscal year 2013, dod obligated over $300 billion through contracts and orders, of. The national oceanic and atmospheric administration (noaa) acquisition process guide (apg) is a web-enabled guide designed by the noaa acquisition and grants office (ago) to benefit program and contracting personnel within noaa. The federal acquisition regulation (far) is the principal set of rules in the federal acquisition regulations system regarding government procurement in the united states, and is codified at chapter 1 of title 48 of the code of federal regulations, 48 cfr 1.
The federal acquisition regulation (far) is the principal set of rules in the far system that govern the us federal government’s procurement process the far authorizes agencies to issue deviations from the far when necessary to meet the specific needs and requirements of each agency. Acquisition process requirements definition acquisition strategy requests for proposals contract award evaluation phase step 1 - requirements definition. Ensuring accountability of all don portfolio service acquisition requirements the process is to provide focus on optimizing and validating current and future service acquisition requirements spend and on management of contracted services in the competition - what is the extent of competition.
The department of defense (dod) acquisition process is one of three (3) processes (acquisition, requirements and funding) that make up and support the defense acquisition system and is implemented by dod instruction 500002 “operation of the defense acquisition system. A leaner acquisition process is critical to achieving just-in-time acquisitions, particularly in the areas of cloud services and mobile capabilities, tombe said. We will make every effort to process all requirements, time permitting we will process acquisition packages that you submit after normal cut-off dates based upon priority and end of. The winning aoa, as judged by the combatant command and joint requirements oversight council (jroc), would then be “awarded” to the service to manage through the conventional acquisition process.
Competition requirements (fac 2005-95) (13 january 2017) (fac 2005-100) (22 aug 2018) 6000 -- scope of part this part prescribes policies and procedures to promote full and open competition in the acquisition process and to provide for full and open competition, full and open competition after exclusion of sources, other than full and open. Requirements management (46) use the menu above to browse the articles that have been previously added to the acquipedia search the acquipedia by typing keywords from your suggestion into the text box at the top of this (or any) page, and clicking the search button defense acquisition university. Acquisition requirements roadmap tool (arrt) suite welcome to the acquisition requirements roadmap tool (arrt) suite the suite is a collection of tools that help you build strategic elements of your acquisition documents by walking you through structured processes to help you ask and answer the right questions related to your acquisition. Acquisition process and facilitate the procurement of goods and services the results include less far 13104 provides guidance on competition requirements 6 information on competition: the acquisition official shall follow the priority of sourcing stipulated in far 8001.