OFFICE OF THE UNDER SECRETARY OF DEFENSE

3000 DEFENSE PENTAGON

WASHINGTON DC 20301-3000

DP (DAR)

In reply refer to DAR Tracking Number: 2000O0004

MEMORANDUM FOR DIRECTORS OF' DEFENSE AGENCIES DEPUTY FOR ACQUISITION BUSINESS MANAGBMENT,

ASN (RD&A) /ABM

DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE AIR FORCE (CONTTRACTING), SAF/AQC

DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF' THE ARMY (PROCUREMENT) DEPUTY DIRECTOR (ACQUISITION), DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY

SUBJECT: Waiver-General Services Administration (GSA) Utilization Screening for Department of Defense (DoD) Property

I waive the GSA screening requirements prescribed in Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 45.608-l(b), 45.608-4, and 45.608-5(b) for special test equipment without standard components. I also waive the GSA screening requirement at FAR 45.608-4 for DoD property in poor and salvage condition (items reported in the inventory schedule with conditions codes: A3, A6, A9, B3, B6, B9, F3, F6, F9, or HX)

These waivers are effective from March 7,2000 through March 6, 2002.