MEMORANDUM FOR SEE DISTRIBUTION 28 Aug 96

HQ AFMC/PK

4375 Chidlaw Road, Suite 6

Wright-Patterson AFB OH 45433-5006

Interim Policy Letter (IPL) 96-021

EFFECTIVE DATE/IMPLEMENTATION: The AFMCFARS changes included in this letter

are to be incorporated in solicitations issued on or after the date

of this IPL. Incorporate these changes in solicitations issued

prior to the date of this IPL if such incorporation will not delay

award. This Interim Policy Letter will be superseded by the

AFMCFARS rewrite. Ensure distribution to all Contracting

Officers.

1. This IPL implements changes to permit incorporation of comprehensive subcontracting plans by reference.

2. Additions and revisions to Awards Involving Subcontracting Plans, AFMCFARS 5319.705-5 (Case 96-170). This change adds clause 5352.219-9002 and also changes clauses 5352.219-9000 and 5352.219-9001. (Atch 1)

3. If you have any questions, please call me or have your staff call my action officer, Ms. Chris Shockey, HQ AFMC/PKPB, DSN 787-6757.


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LINDA G. WILLIAMS, SES

Deputy Director of Contracting

Attachment:

AFMCFAR Case 96-170

cc:

HQ AFMC/IGIK/JAQ/PKA/PKD/PKL/

PKO/PKP/PKS/PKT/PKX

SUBPART 5319.7--SUBCONTRACTING WITH SMALL BUSINESS AND

SMALL DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS CONCERNS

5319.705-5 Awards involving subcontracting plans.

(a) The contracting officer shall insert the clause at 5352.219-9001, Incorporation of Subcontracting Plan, in Section I of contracts and orders that meet the requirements of FAR 19.702(a)(1) and (2).

(b) The contracting officer shall insert the clause at 5352.219-9000, Submission of Subcontracting Plan, in Section I of letter contracts and similar instruments.

(90) To incorporate comprehensive subcontracting plans, the contracting officer shall insert the clause at 5352.219-9002, Small Business and Small Disadvantaged Business Subcontracting Plan (Test Program), in Section I of contracts and orders that meet the requirements of DFARS 219.708(b)(1)(B).






















5352.219-9000 Submission of Subcontracting Plan.

As prescribed at 5319.705-5(b), insert the following clause in Section I:

SUBMISSION OF SUBCONTRACTING PLAN (JUL 1992)

Special attention is invited to the clause at FAR 52.219-9, Small Business and Small Disadvantaged Business Subcontracting Plan. The Offeror's preliminary Subcontracting Plan _________________ dated _____________, has been approved and is incorporated herein by reference. The final plan meeting the minimum requirements of FAR 19.704 must be submitted in sufficient time to permit negotiations thereof within 90 days, or before definitization, whichever occurs first.

(End of Clause)

5352.219-9001 Incorporation of Subcontracting Plan.

As prescribed at 5319.705-5(a), insert the following clause in Section I:

INCORPORATION OF SUBCONTRACTING PLAN (AUG 1996)

Special attention is invited to the clause at FAR 52.219-9, Small Business and Small Disadvantaged Business Subcontracting Plan. The subcontracting plan contained in __________ dated is incorporated herein by reference. The small business goal is _________. The small disadvantaged business goal is _____________. The women-owned business goal is _____________.

(End of Clause)

5352.219-9002 Small Business and Small Disadvantaged Business Subcontracting Plans (Test Program).

As prescribed at 5319.705-5(90), insert the following clause in Section I of solicitations and contracts.

SMALL BUSINESS AND SMALL DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS

SUBCONTRACTING PLAN (TEST PROGRAM) (AUG 1996)

Special attention is invited to the clause at DFARS 252.219-7004, Small Business, Small Disadvantaged Business and Women-Owned Business Subcontracting Plan. The Contractors Comprehensive Subcontracting Plan dated _______ is herein incorporated by reference.

(End of Clause)