The Coalition for Government Procurement is the single most effective voice for commercial service and product companies selling in the federal market. For more than 35 years, the Coalition has brought together public and private sector procurement leaders to work towards the mutual goal of common sense acquisition. Members have access to the latest federal compliance and policy information, which serves as the foundation of a successful government business.
The Far Council published a proposed rule titled, Set-Asides Under Multiple-Award Contracts. which provides additional guidance on the use of partial set-asides, reserves, and set-asides of orders under multiple-award contracts. It also clarifies requirements related to the limitations on subcontracting and nonmanufacturer rule.
The Coalition submitted comments to the FAR Council on behalf of its member. Read the final comments here!
On Friday, January 20, Reince Priebus, Assistant to the President & Chief of Staff, issued a memorandum to Executive departments and agencies implementing a regulatory freeze. Read More!
Former Administrator of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy in the Office of Management and Budget, Steve Kelman writes about his recent discussions with contractors at the Coalition’s 2016 Fall Training Conference! Read More!
All you need to know about the Transactional Data Reporting rule and the Coalition’s position! Read More!
On November 8, the Coalition and the IT Alliance for Public Sector (ITAPS), submitted joint comments in response to the General Services Administration (GSA) proposed rule, General Services Administration Acquisition Regulation (GSAR); Federal Supply Schedule, Order-Level Materials. To read the comments, click here.
On November 7, the Coalition submitted comments to the Office of Management and Budget regarding its recently released draft circular, OMB Circular Implementing Category Management for Common Goods and Services. The Coalition provided OMB with six recommendations for enhancing the implementation of category management. To read the comments, click here.
Join the Coalition and Crowell & Moring LLP for a webinar on The Trump Administration’s Acquisition Policy Agenda. This webinar will be taking place on March 15th from 12:00pm – 1:00pm and will serve as an update from our Fall Conference Panel on the same subject matter. Topics to be addressed will include:
- Social and Economic Policy
- Cyber and IT
- Category Management
- Other Acquisition-Related Topics
Presenters will include:
- Rob Burton, Partner, Crowell & Moring LLP
- Steve McBrady, Partner, Crowell & Moring LLP
- Kate Growley, Counsel, Crowell & Moring LLP
Highlighted speakers will include:
- Tom Howder, FAS Assistant Commissioner for Assisted Acquisitions
- Chris Hamm, Director, FEDSIM
- Rob Coen, Strategy Director, FEDSIM
This is a must attend event for DHA and VA contractors as attendees will learn about the DHA’s next steps for its acquisition operations. Pharma companies will hear the latest updates regarding DHA Pharmacy operations, including the rebate program and the new pharma contracts supporting retail and mail order. Attendees will also hear the latest regarding the VA’s Strategic Acquisition Center’s MSPV program and supporting BPAs and be able to choose between multiple breakout sessions depending on what your specific interests are.
May 2, 2017 from 7:15am – 12:45pm at McDermott Will & Emery LLP (The McDermott Building), located at 500 North Capitol Street NW, Washington, DC 20001.
The 2017 Spring Conference will be held on May 11th at the Fairview Park Marriott in Falls Church, Virginia. More information will be readily available in the near future!
If members have any questions, please contact Matt Cahill at firstname.lastname@example.org.