Reform Contracting Procedures and Contract Supervision Practices of the Federal Government: Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, First Session, on H.R. 2580 ... September 14 and 15, 1981

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Page 161 - Government that (1) contractors and subcontractors engaged In the performance of Federal contracts shall not, In connection with the employment, advancement, or discharge of employees, or In connection with the terms, conditions, or privileges of their employment, discriminate against persons because of their age except upon the basis of a bona fide occupational qualification, retirement plan, or statutory requirement...
Page 161 - In connection with the performance of work under this Contract, the Contractor agrees not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, religion, color or national origin. The aforesaid provision shall include, but not be limited to, the following: Employment, upgrading, demotion, or transfer; recruitment or recruitment advertising, layoff or termination; rates of pay or other forms of compensation; and selection for training, including apprenticeship.
Page 153 - ... grown, reprocessed, reused, or produced in the United States or its possessions cannot be procured as and when needed at...
Page 154 - It is the policy of Congress that a fair proportion of the purchases and contracts made under this chapter be placed with small business concerns.
Page 155 - Nation's full productive capacity, (2) to be in the interest of war or national defense programs, (3) to be in the interest of assuring that a fair proportion of the total purchases and contracts for property and services for the Government are placed with small business concerns...
Page 159 - Secretary or his duly authorized representative, that gratuities (in the form of entertainment, gifts, or otherwise) were offered or given by the contractor, or any agent or representative of the contractor, to any officer or employee of the Government with a view toward securing a contract or securing favorable treatment with respect to the awarding or amending, or the making of any determinations with respect to the performing, of such contract...
Page 151 - Certified low-emission vehicles shall be acquired by purchase or lease by the Federal Government for use by the Federal Government in lieu of other vehicles if the Administrator of General Services determines that such certified vehicles have procurement costs which are no more than...
Page 123 - Do you and each of you solemnly swear the testimony you are about to give before the subcommittee is the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth, so help you God?
Page 7 - ... any failure to obey such order of the court may be punished by such court as a contempt thereof. All process in any such case may be served in the judicial district whereof such person is an inhabitant or wherever he may be found or may be doing business.
Page 94 - Subcommittee on Government Activities and Transportation Committee on Government Operations House of Representatives Washington, DC 20515 Dear Mr.

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