Freedom from Government Competition Act of 1983: Hearing Before the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-eighth Congress, Second Session, on S. 1746 ... April 11, 1984
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Page 14 - I would be pleased to try and answer any questions you may have for me.
Page 3 - Administrator of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy of the Office of Management and Budget, to provide the subcommittee with the reasons for the proposed revisions to OMB Circular A-76.
Page 5 - What greater service we could render if only we had a little more money and a little more power." But the truth is that outside of its legitimate function, government does nothing as well or as economically as the private sector of the economy.
Page 17 - Provide through legislation that it is national policy to rely on private enterprise for needed goods and services, to the maximum extent feasible, within the framework of procurement at reasonable prices.
Page 18 - Nothing contained in this act shall be construed as impairing any authority or responsibility of the Secretary of the Treasury, the Director of the Office of Management and Budget, and the Comptroller General of the United States under the Budget and Accounting Act, 1921, as amended, and the Budget and Accounting Procedures Act of 1950, as amended, or any other statutes. Definition SEC. 207 . As used in this title, the term "Federal agency...
Page 25 - Mr. Chairman, I have submitted a prepared statement which I would like to ask be placed in the record at this time.
Page 18 - EXECUTIVE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET WASHINGTON. OC 20503 OFFICE OF FEDERAL PROCUREMENT POLICY MAR 2 2 1978 Honorable Joel W.
Page 13 - ... significantly delay an urgent agency program. In-house performance is mandatory for the national security. The product or service is not and cannot be made available in the private sector and is available from a federal source. • The Congress should establish through legislation that it is national policy to rely on the private sector for needed goods and services to the maximum extent feasible, and to strengthen the authority of federal agencies to contract for its goods and services. APPENDIX...
Page 45 - States. 14 DEFINITIONS 15 SEC. 3. As used in this Act, the term — K; (1) "Board" means the United States Amateur 17 Sports Association Board ; and 18 (2) "United States Sports Association" means a 19 corporation not for profit which holds a charter granted 20 under section 5 by the Board.