Oversight of the Grace Commission's Procurement Recommendations: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management of the Committee on Governmental Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-ninth Congress, First Session, January 23, 1985
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Governmental Affairs. Subcommittee on Oversight of Government Management
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1985 - Administrative agencies - 584 pages
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Page 191 - to provide for the Government an economical and efficient system for (a) the procurement and supply of personal property and nonpersonal services, including related functions — (b) the utilization of available property (c) the disposal of surplus property and (d) records management.
Page 338 - business small purchase set-asides unless the contracting officer determines that he/she cannot reasonably expect to obtain two or more offers from small business concerns that will be competitive in terms of market price, quality, and delivery. IV. Applicable policy objectives from PL 98-191.
Page 486 - . . . reduce the burdens of existing and future regulations, increase agency accountability for regulatory actions, provide for Presidential oversight of the regulatory process, minimize duplication and conflict of regulations, and ensure
Page 337 - the Armed Services Procurement Act of 1947 and the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (Acts) were enacted, they provided for the use of
Page 30 - the Role of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy <OFPP) In 1974, Congress created the Office of Federal Procurement Policy (OFPP) within the Office of Management and Budget (OMB).
Page 354 - US Office of Management and Budget, "Policies for Acquiring Commercial or Industrial Products and Services Needed by the Government,
Page 23 - It is important to note that cost savings, revenue and cash acceleration opportunities in this report may duplicate similar dollar opportunities reported in other task force reports; thus, there may be instances of double counting of dollar opportunities between task force reports. These duplications will be
Page 156 - On behalf of the Co-chairs and the members of the Task Force, I would like to express our deep appreciation for the opportunity to have been of service to you and the members of your Administration. Respectfully.
Page 326 - Government Management Committee on Governmental Affairs US Senate Washington, DC 20510 Dear Mr. Chairman: This is in reply to the