This document is issued under the joint authority of DOD, GSA, and NASA. This Small Entity Compliance Guide has been prepared in accordance with section 212 of the Small Business Regulatory Enforcement Fairness Act of 1996. It consists of a summary of the rule appearing in Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2005-59, which amends the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR). Interested parties may obtain further information regarding this rule by referring to FAC 2005-59, which precedes this document. These documents are also available via the Internet at http://www.regulations.gov.
Agency Contact: For clarification of content, contact the analyst whose name appears in the table below. Please cite FAC 2005-59 and the FAR case number. For information pertaining to status or publication schedules, contact the Regulatory Secretariat at 202- 501-4755.
This rule is final. Its effective date is May 10, 2012.