MEMORANDUM FOR DIRECTORS OF DEFENSE AGENCIES DEPUTY FOR ACQUISITION AND BUSINESS MANAGEMENT,
DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE AIR FORCE (CONTRACTING), SAF/AQO
DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE ARMY (PROCUREMENT) DEPUTY DIRECTOR (ACQUISITION), DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
SUBJECT: Use at Auctions, Spot Bide, or Retail Sales of Surplus Contractor Inventory by the Contractor
We have amended the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS) to lower the level of approval required for the use of auctions, spot bids, or retail sales of surplus contractor inventory, from the headquarters of the contract administration activity, to the commander of the contract administration office.
The attached final DFARS rule is effective immediately and will be published in a future Defense Acquisition Circular.
Eleanor N. Spector
Director, Defense Procurement
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