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NCMA's Contract Management News
January 23, 2013
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DOD Aligns References to "Cost or Pricing Data" with Previous FAR Amendment

DOD, GSA, and NASA Propose to Require Prime Contractors to Make Accelerated Payments to Their Small Business Subcontractors

DOD, GSA, and NASA Require Successor Contractors to Offer Right of First Refusal to Predecessor Employees

DOE Implements Administrative Changes to the DEAR

Department of Agriculture Proposes to Amend Guidelines for Providing Federal Procurement Preferences for Biobased Products

Department of the Treasury Issues Notice Setting Prompt Payment Interest Rate

GSA Proposes to Clarify Use of Industrial Funding Fee

House Introduces Bill Mandating Debarment Proposal for NLRA Violations

House Introduces Comprehensive Foreign Assistance Reforms Bill

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The New Era of "Zero Tolerance": Compliance with the New Anti-Trafficking Measures Now Compulsory for U.S. Government Contractors

Acquisition-Related Criminal Behavior by Federal Employees

Intricacies of Contracts with the Federal Government Compared to Civilian Companies, Part 1

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