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Panoptic Enterprises' FEDERAL CONTRACTS DISPATCH

DATE: December 22, 2004

SUBJECT: Department of State Acquisition Regulation (DOSAR); Overseas Contracting

SOURCE: Federal Register, December 22, 2004, Vol. 69, No. 245, page 76660

AGENCIES: Department of State (DOS)

ACTION: Proposed Rule

SYNOPSIS: DOS is proposing to amend the DOSAR to (1) formalize policy regarding the application of the Small Business Act to contracts awarded by domestic contracting activities where contract performance takes place overseas; (2) address U.S. government support to contractors performing overseas; and, (3) clarify the application of the Defense Base Act insurance to local and third country nationals.

EDITOR'S NOTE: The DOSAR is Part 6 of Title 48 of the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR). It is available on the Internet at http://www.statebuy.state.gov/dosar/dosartoc.htm.

DATES: Comments on the proposed rule must be received by February 22, 2005.

ADDRESSES: Comments on this proposed rule may be submitted on the Federal eRulemaking Portal at http://www.regulations.gov; by e-mail to ginesgg@state.gov; by mail (paper, disk, or CD-ROM submissions) to Gladys Gines, Procurement Analyst, Department of State, Office of the Procurement Executive, 2201 C Street, NW, Suite 603, State Annex Number 6, Washington, DC 20522-0602; or by fax: 703-875-6155.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Gladys Gines, Procurement Analyst, Department of State, Office of the Procurement Executive, 2201 C Street, NW, Suite 603, State Annex Number 6, Washington, DC 20522-0602; or by e-mail: ginesgg@state.gov.

SUPPLEMENTAL INFORMATION: The following are the changes being proposed to the DOSAR:

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Panoptic Enterprises at 703-451-5953.

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