VAAR Table of Content


  1. PART 801—DEPARTMENT OF VETERANS AFFAIRS ACQUISITION REGULATION SYSTEM
      1. 801.000 Scope of part.
    1. Subpart 801.1--Purpose, Authority, Issuance
      1. 801.101 Purpose.
      2. 801.103 Authority.
      3. 801.104 Applicability.
        1. 801.104-70 Exclusions.
      4. 801.105 Issuance.
        1. 801.105-2 Arrangement of regulations.
      5. 801.106 OMB approval under the Paperwork Reduction Act.
    2. Subpart 801.2--Administration
      1. 801.201 Maintenance of the FAR.
        1. 801.201-1 The two councils.
    3. Subpart 801.3--Department Acquisition Regulations
      1. 801.304 Department control and compliance procedures.
    4. Subpart 801.4--Deviations from the FAR or VAAR
      1. 801.403 Individual deviations.
      2. 801.404 Class deviations.
    5. Subpart 801.6--Career Development, Contracting Authority, and Responsibilities
      1. 801.601 General.
      2. 801.602 Contracting officers.
        1. 801.602-2 Responsibilities.
        2. 801.602-3 Ratification of unauthorized commitments.
        3. 801.602-70 General review requirements.
        4. 801.602-71 Basic review requirements.
        5. 801.602-72 Exceptions and additional review requirements.
        6. 801.602-73 Review requirements for scarce medical specialist contracts and contracts for health-care resources.
        7. 801.602-74 Review requirements for an interagency agreement.
        8. 801.602-75 Review requirements—OGC.
        9. 801.602-76 Business clearance review.
        10. 801.602-77 Processing solicitations and contract documents for legal or technical review—general.
        11. 801.602-78 Processing solicitations and contract documents for legal or technical review - Veterans Health Administration field facilities, Central Office (except Office of Construction and Facilities Management), the National Acquisition Center, and the Denver Acquisition and Logistics Center.
        12. 801.602-79 Processing solicitations and contract documents for legal or technical review—Veterans Benefits Administration.
        13. 801.602-80 Legal and technical review-Office of Construction and Facilities Management and National Cemetery Administration.
        14. 801.602-81 Documents required for business clearance reviews.
        15. 801.602-82 Documents to submit for legal or technical review—general.
        16. 801.602-83 Documents to submit for legal or technical review—contract modifications.
        17. 801.602-84 Documents to submit for business clearance reviews.
        18. 801.602-85 Results of review.
      3. 801.603 Selection, appointment, and termination of appointment.
        1. 801.603-1 General.
        2. 801.603-70 Representatives of contracting officers.
        3. 801.603-71 Representatives of contracting officers; receipt of equipment, supplies, and nonpersonal services.
      4. 801.670 Special and limited delegation.
        1. 801.670-1 Issuing bills of lading.
        2. 801.670-3 Medical, dental, and ancillary service.
        3. 801.670-4 National Cemetery Administration.
        4. 801.670-5 Letters of agreement.
      5. 801.680 Contracting authority of the Inspector General.
        1. 801.690-1 Definitions.
        2. 801.690-2 General.
        3. 801.690-3 Responsibilities under the COCP.
        4. 801.690-4 Selection.
        5. 801.690-5 Requirements for contracting authority.
        6. 801.690-6 Appointment.
        7. 801.690-7 Termination.
        8. 801.690-8 Interim appointment provisions.
        9. 801.690-9 Distribution of Certificates of Appointment.
      6. 801.695 VA's Appointment of HCAs Program.
        1. 801.695-1 Policy.
        2. 801.695-2 Procedures for appointment of HCAs.
        3. 801.695-3 Authority of the HCA.
  2. PART 802--DEFINITIONS OF WORDS AND TERMS
    1. Subpart 802.1--Definitions
      1. 802.101 Definitions.
  3. PART 803--IMPROPER BUSINESS PRACTICES AND PERSONAL CONFLICTS OF INTEREST
    1. Subpart 803.1--Safeguards
      1. 803.101 Standards of conduct.
        1. 803.101-3 Department regulations.
      2. 803.104 Procurement integrity.
        1. 803.104-7 Violations or possible violations.
    2. Subpart 803.2--Contractor Gratuities to Government Personnel
      1. 803.203 Reporting suspected violations of the Gratuities clause.
      2. 803.204 Treatment of violations.
    3. Subpart 803.3--Reports of Suspected Antitrust Violations
      1. 803.303 Reporting suspected antitrust violations.
    4. Subpart 803.4--Contingent Fees
      1. 803.405 Misrepresentations or violations of the Covenant Against Contingent Fees.
    5. Subpart 803.5--Other Improper Business Practices
      1. 803.502 Subcontractor kickbacks.
      2. 803.570 Commercial advertising.
        1. 803.570-1 Policy.
        2. 803.570-2 Contract clause.
    6. Subpart 803.6--Contracts With Government Employees or Organizations Owned or Controlled by Them
      1. 803.602 Exceptions.
    7. Subpart 803.7--Voiding and Rescinding Contracts
      1. 803.703 Authority.
      2. 803.705 Procedures.
    8. Subpart 803.8--Limitation on the Payment of Funds to Influence Federal Transactions
      1. 803.804 Policy.
      2. 803.806 Processing suspected violations.
    9. Subpart 803.70--Contractor Responsibility to Avoid Improper Business Practices
      1. 803.7000 Display of the VA Hotline poster.
      2. 803.7001 Contract clause.
  4. PART 804--ADMINISTRATIVE MATTERS
    1. Subpart 804.1--Contract Execution
      1. 804.101 Contracting officer's signature.
      2. 804.1102 Vendor Information Pages (VIP) Database.
  5. PART 805--PUBLICIZING CONTRACT ACTIONS
    1. Subpart 805.2--Synopses of Proposed Contract Actions
      1. 805.202 Exceptions.
      2. 805.205 Special situations.
      3. 805.207 Preparation and transmittal of synopses.
  6. PART 806--COMPETITION REQUIREMENTS
    1. Subpart 806.3--Other Than Full and Open Competition
      1. 806.302 Circumstances permitting other than full and open competition.
        1. 806.302-5 Authorized or required by statute.
        2. 806.302-7 Public interest.
      2. 806.304 Approval of the justification.
    2. Subpart 806.5--Competition Advocates
      1. 806.501 Requirement.
      2. 806.570 Planning requirements.
  7. PART 807--ACQUISITION PLANNING
    1. Subpart 807.1--Acquisition Plans
      1. 807.103 Agency-head responsibilities.
    2. Subpart 807.3--Contractor Versus Government Performance
      1. 807.300 Scope of subpart.
        1. 807.304-77 Right of first refusal.
  8. PART 808--REQUIRED SOURCES OF SUPPLIES AND SERVICES
      1. 808.002 Priorities for use of Government supply sources.
    1. Subpart 808.4--Federal Supply Schedules
      1. 808.402 General.
        1. 808.405-2 Ordering procedure for services requiring a statement of work.
    2. Subpart 808.6 - Acquisition From Federal Prison Industries, Inc. (FPI)
      1. 808.603 Purchase Priorities.
    3. Subpart 808.8--Acquisition of Printing and Related Supplies
      1. 808.802 Policy.
  9. PART 809--CONTRACTOR QUALIFICATIONS
    1. Subpart 809.1--Responsible Prospective Contractors
      1. 809.104 Standards.
        1. 809.104-2 Special standards.
      2. 809.106 Pre-award surveys.
        1. 809.106-1 Conditions for pre-award surveys.
    2. Subpart 809.2--Qualifications Requirements
      1. 809.201 Definitions.
      2. 809.202 Policy.
      3. 809.204 Responsibilities for establishment of a qualification requirement.
      4. 809.206 Acquisitions subject to qualification requirements.
        1. 809.206-1 General.
      5. 809.270 Qualified products for convenience/labor-saving foods.
    3. Subpart 809.4--Debarment, Suspension, and Ineligibility
      1. 809.400 Scope of subpart.
      2. 809.402 Policy.
      3. 809.404 Excluded Parties List System.
      4. 809.405 Effect of listing.
        1. 809.405-1 Continuation of current contracts.
        2. 809.405-2 Restrictions on subcontracting.
      5. 809.406 Debarment.
        1. 809.406-1 General.
        2. 809.406-2 Cause for debarment.
        3. 809.406-3 Procedures.
        4. 809.406-4 Period of debarment.
      6. 809.407 Suspension.
        1. 809.407-1 General.
        2. 809.407-3 Procedures.
      7. 809.470 Fact-finding procedures.
    4. Subpart 809.5--Organizational and Consultant Conflicts of Interest
      1. 809.503 Waiver.
      2. 809.504 Contracting officer responsibilities.
      3. 809.507 Solicitation provisions and contract clause.
        1. 809.507-1 Solicitation provisions.
  10. PART 810--MARKET RESEARCH
      1. 810.001 Market research policy.
      2. 810.002 Market research procedures.
  11. PART 811--DESCRIBING AGENCY NEEDS
    1. Subpart 811.0--Definitions
      1. 811.001 Definitions.
    2. Subpart 811.1--Selecting and Developing Requirements Documents
      1. 811.103 Market acceptance.
        1. 811.103-70 Technical industry standards.
      2. 811.104 Use of brand name or equal purchase descriptions.
        1. 811.104-70 Brand name or equal purchase descriptions.
        2. 811.104-71 Purchase description clauses.
        3. 811.104-72 Limited application of brand name or equal.
        4. 811.104-73 Bid samples.
        5. 811.104-74 Bid evaluation and award.
        6. 811.104-75 Procedure for negotiated procurements.
      3. 811.105 Items peculiar to one manufacturer.
      4. 811.107 Contract clauses.
    3. Subpart 811.2--Using and Maintaining Requirements Documents
      1. 811.202 Maintenance of standardization documents.
      2. 811.204 Contract clause.
    4. Subpart 811.4--Delivery or Performance Schedules
      1. 811.404 Contract clause.
    5. Subpart 811.5--Liquidated Damages
      1. 811.501 Policy.
      2. 811.503 Contract clause.
    6. Subpart 811.6--Priorities and Allocations
      1. 811.602 General.
  12. PART 812--ACQUISITION OF COMMERCIAL ITEMS
    1. Subpart 812.1--Acquisition of Commercial Items—General
      1. 812.102 Applicability.
    2. Subpart 812.3--Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses for the Acquisition of Commercial Items
      1. 812.301 Solicitation provisions and contract clauses for the acquisition of commercial items.
      2. 812.302 Tailoring of provisions and clauses for the acquisition of commercial items.
  13. PART 813--SIMPLIFIED ACQUISITION PROCEDURES
    1. Subpart 813.1--Procedures
      1. 813.106 Soliciting competition, evaluation of quotations or offers, award and documentation.
        1. 813.106-3 Award and documentation.
        2. 813.106-70 Oral purchase orders.
    2. Subpart 813.2--Actions at or Below the Micro-Purchase Threshold
      1. 813.202 Purchase guidelines.
    3. Subpart 813.3--Simplified Acquisition Methods
      1. 813.302 Purchase orders.
        1. 813.302-5 Clauses.
      2. 813.307 Forms.
  14. PART 814--SEALED BIDDING
    1. Subpart 814.1--Use of Sealed Bidding
      1. 814.104 Types of contracts.
        1. 814.104-70 Fixed-price contracts with escalation.
    2. Subpart 814.2--Solicitation of Bids
      1. 814.201 Preparation of invitations for bids.
        1. 814.201-6 Solicitation provisions.
      2. 814.203 Methods of soliciting bids.
        1. 814.203-1 Transmittal to prospective bidders.
      3. 814.204 Records of invitations for bids and records of bids.
      4. 814.208 Amendment of invitation for bids.
    3. Subpart 814.3--Submission of Bids
      1. 814.301 Responsiveness of bids.
      2. 814.302 Bid submission.
      3. 814.304 Submission, modification, and withdrawal of bids.
    4. Subpart 814.4--Opening of Bids and Award of Contract
      1. 814.401 Receipt and safeguarding of bids.
      2. 814.402 Opening of bids.
      3. 814.403 Recording of bids.
      4. 814.404 Rejection of bids.
        1. 814.404-1 Cancellation of invitations after opening.
        2. 814.404-2 Rejection of individual bids.
        3. 814.404-70 Questions involving the responsiveness of a bid.
      5. 814.407 Mistakes in bids.
        1. 814.407-3 Other mistakes disclosed before award.
        2. 814.407-4 Mistakes after award.
      6. 814.408 Award.
        1. 814.408-70 Award when only one bid is received.
        2. 814.408-71 Recommendation for award (construction).
      7. 814.409 Information to bidders.
  15. PART 815--CONTRACTING BY NEGOTIATION
    1. Subpart 815.3--Source Selection
      1. 815.303 Responsibilities.
      2. 815.304 Evaluation factors and significant subfactors.
        1. 815.304-70 Evaluation factor commitments.
    2. Subpart 815.4--Contract Pricing
      1. 815.404 Proposal analysis.
        1. 815.404-1 Proposal analysis techniques.
        2. 815.404-2 Information to support proposal analysis.
    3. Subpart 815.6--Unsolicited Proposals
      1. 815.604 Department points of contact.
      2. 815.606 Department procedures.
        1. 815.606-1 Receipt and initial review.
  16. PART 816--TYPES OF CONTRACTS
    1. Subpart 816.1--Selecting Contract Types
      1. 816.102 Policies.
    2. Subpart 816.5--Indefinite-Delivery Contracts
      1. 816.504 Indefinite-quantity contracts.
      2. 816.505 Ordering
    3. Subpart 816.70--Unauthorized Agreements
      1. 816.7001 Letters of availability.
  17. PART 817--SPECIAL CONTRACTING METHODS
    1. Subpart 817.1--Multi-year Contracting
      1. 817.105 Policy.
        1. 817.105-1 Uses.
    2. Subpart 817.2--Options
      1. 817.202 Use of options.
      2. 817.204 Contracts.
    3. Subpart 817.4--Leader Company Contracting
      1. 817.402 Limitations.
    4. Subpart 817.5 - Interagency Acquisitions Under the Economy Act
      1. 817.502 General.
  18. PART 819--SMALL BUSINESS PROGRAMS
    1. Subpart 819.2--Policies
      1. 819.201 General policy.
      2. 819.202 Specific policies.
        1. 819.202-1 Encouraging small business participation in acquisitions.
        2. 819.202-5 Data collection and reporting requirements.
        3. 819.202-70 HCA responsibilities.
        4. 819.202-71 Additional contracting officer responsibilities.
    2. Subpart 819.3 - Determination of Small Business Status for Small Business Programs
      1. 819.307 SDVOSB/VOSB Small Business Status Protests.
    3. Subpart 819.5--Set-Asides for Small Business
      1. 819.502 Setting aside acquisitions.
        1. 819.502-2 Total small business set-asides.
        2. 819.502-3 Partial set-asides.
    4. Subpart 819.6--Certificates of Competency and Determinations of Responsibility
      1. 819.602 Procedures.
        1. 819.602-3 Resolving differences between VA and the Small Business Administration.
    5. Subpart 819.7 - The Small Business Subcontracting Program
      1. 819.704 Subcontracting plan requirements.
      2. 819.705 Appeal of Contracting Officer Decisions.
      3. 819.709 Contract clause.
    6. Subpart 819.8--Contracting With the Small Business Administration (The 8(a) Program)
      1. 819.800 General.
    7. Subpart 819.70--Veteran-Owned and Operated Small Businesses
      1. 819.7001 General.
      2. 819.7002 Applicability.
      3. 819.7003 Eligibility.
      4. 819.7004 Contracting Order of Priority.
      5. 819.7005 Service-disabled veteran-owned small business set-aside procedures.
      6. 819.7006 Veteran-owned small business set-aside procedures.
      7. 819.7007 Sole source awards to service-disabled veteran-owned small business concerns.
      8. 819.7008 Sole source awards to veteran-owned small business concerns.
      9. 819.7009 Contract clauses.
    8. Subpart 819.71 - VA Mentor-Protégé Program
      1. 819.7101 Purpose.
      2. 819.7102 Definitions.
      3. 819.7103 Non-affiliation.
      4. 819.7104 General policy.
      5. 819.7105 Incentives for prime contractor participation.
      6. 819.7106 Eligibility of Mentor and Protégé firms.
      7. 819.7107 Selection of Protégé firms.
      8. 819.7108 Application process.
      9. 819.7109 VA review of application.
      10. 819.7110 Developmental assistance.
      11. 819.7111 Obligations under the Mentor-Protégé Program.
      12. 819.7112 Internal controls.
      13. 819.7113 Reports.
      14. 819.7114 Measurement of program success.
      15. 819.7115 Solicitation provisions.
  19. PART 822--APPLICATION OF LABOR LAWS TO GOVERNMENT ACQUISITIONS
    1. Subpart 822.3--Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act
      1. 822.304 Variations, tolerances, and exemptions.
      2. 822.305 Contract clause.
    2. Subpart 822.4--Labor Standards for Contracts Involving Construction
      1. 822.406 Administration and enforcement.
        1. 822.406-11 Contract terminations.
  20. PART 823 ENVIRONMENT, ENERGY AND WATER EFFICIENCY, RENEWABLE ENERGY TECHNOLOGIES, OCCUPATIONAL SAFETY, AND DRUG-FREE WORKPLACE.
  21. PART 824--PROTECTION OF PRIVACY AND FREEDOM OF INFORMATION
    1. Subpart 824.1--Protection of Individual Privacy
      1. 824.102 General.
    2. Subpart 824.2--Freedom of Information Act
      1. 824.203 Policy.
  22. PART 825--FOREIGN ACQUISITION
    1. Subpart 825.1--Buy American Act—Supplies
      1. 825.103 Exceptions.
      2. 825.104 Nonavailable articles.
    2. Subpart 825.2--Buy American Act—Construction Materials
      1. 825.202 Exceptions.
      2. 825.205 Post-award determinations.
    3. Subpart 825.6--Trade Sanctions
      1. 825.602 Exceptions.
    4. Subpart 825.8--Other International Agreements and Coordination
      1. 825.870 Technical assistance.
    5. Subpart 825.9--Customs and Duties
      1. 825.902 Procedures.
        1. 825.902-70 Technical assistance.
    6. Subpart 825.10--Additional Foreign Acquisition Regulations
      1. 825.1001 Waiver of right to examination of records.
    7. Subpart 825.11--Solicitation Provisions and Contract Clauses
      1. 825.1102 Acquisition of construction.
  23. PART 826 OTHER SOCIOECONOMIC PROGRAMS.
  24. PART 828--BONDS AND INSURANCE
    1. Subpart 828.1--Bonds and Other Financial Protections
      1. 828.101 Bid guarantees.
        1. 828.101-2 Solicitation provision or contract clause.
        2. 828.101-70 Safekeeping and return of bid guarantee.
      2. 828.106 Administration.
        1. 828.106-6 Furnishing information.
        2. 828.106-70 Bond premium adjustment.
        3. 828.106-71 Assisting service-disabled veteran-owned and veteran-owned small businesses in obtaining bonding.
        4. 828.106-72 Contract provision.
    2. Subpart 828.2--Sureties and Other Security for Bonds
      1. 828.203 Acceptability of individual sureties.
        1. 828.203-7 Exclusion of individual sureties.
    3. Subpart 828.3--Insurance
      1. 828.306 Insurance under fixed-price contracts.
    4. Subpart 828.71--Indemnification of Contractors, Medical Research or Development Contracts
      1. 828.7100 Scope of subpart.
      2. 828.7101 Approval for indemnification.
      3. 828.7102 Extent of indemnification.
      4. 828.7103 Financial protection.
  25. PART 829--TAXES
      1. 829.000 Scope of part.
    1. Subpart 829.2--Federal Excise Taxes
      1. 829.202 General exemptions.
        1. 829.202-70 Tax exemptions for alcohol products.
    2. Subpart 829.3--State and Local Taxes
      1. 829.302 Application of State and local taxes to the Government.
        1. 829.302-70 Purchases made from patients’ funds.
  26. PART 830 COST ACCOUNTING STANDARDS ADMINISTRATION.
  27. PART 831--CONTRACT COST PRINCIPLES AND PROCEDURES
    1. Subpart 831.70--Contract Cost Principles and Procedures
      1. 831.7000 Scope of subpart.
      2. 831.7001 Allowable costs under cost reimbursement vocational rehabilitation and education contracts or agreements.
        1. 831.7001-1 Tuition.
        2. 831.7001-2 Special services or courses.
        3. 831.7001-3 Books, supplies, and equipment required to be personally owned.
        4. 831.7001-4 Medical services and hospital care.
        5. 831.7001-6 Consumable instructional supplies.
        6. 831.7001-7 Reimbursement for other supplies and services.
  28. PART 832--CONTRACT FINANCING
      1. 832.006 Reduction or suspension of contract payments upon finding of fraud.
        1. 832.006-1 General.
        2. 832.006-2 Definitions.
        3. 832.006-3 Responsibilities.
        4. 832.006-4 Procedures.
    1. Subpart 832.1--Non-Commercial Item Purchase Financing
      1. 832.111 Contract clauses for non-commercial purchases.
    2. Subpart 832.2--Commercial Item Purchase Financing
      1. 832.201 Statutory authority.
      2. 832.202 General.
        1. 832.202-1 Policy.
        2. 832.202-4 Security for Government financing.
    3. Subpart 832.4--Advance Payments for Non-Commercial Items
      1. 832.402 General.
      2. 832.404 Exclusions.
    4. Subpart 832.5--Progress Payments Based on Costs
      1. 832.502 Pre-award matters.
        1. 832.502-2 Contract finance office clearance.
    5. Subpart 832.8--Assignment of Claims
      1. 832.805 Procedure.
        1. 832.805-70 Distribution/notification of assignment of claims.
    6. Subpart 832.9--Prompt Payment
      1. 832.904 Determining payment due dates.
    7. Subpart 832.11--Electronic Funds Transfer
      1. 832.1106 EFT mechanisms.
    8. Subpart 832.70 - Electronic Invoicing Requirements
      1. 832.7000 General.
      2. 832.7001 Definitions.
      3. 832.7002 Electronic Payment Requests.
        1. 832.7002-1 Data Transmission.
        2. 832.7002-2 Contract Clause.
  29. PART 833--PROTESTS, DISPUTES, AND APPEALS
    1. Subpart 833.1--Protests
      1. 833.102 General.
      2. 833.103 Protests to VA.
      3. 833.104 Protests to GAO.
      4. 833.106 Solicitation provisions.
    2. Subpart 833.2--Disputes and Appeals
      1. 833.209 Suspected fraudulent claims.
      2. 833.211 Contracting officer’s decision.
      3. 833.212 Contracting officer’s duties upon appeal.
      4. 833.213 Obligation to continue performance.
      5. 833.214 Alternative dispute resolution (ADR).
      6. 833.215 Contract clause.
  30. PART 836--CONSTRUCTION AND ARCHITECT-ENGINEER CONTRACTS
    1. Subpart 836.2--Special Aspects of Contracting for Construction
      1. 836.202 Specifications.
      2. 836.203 Government estimate of construction costs.
      3. 836.204 Disclosure of the magnitude of construction projects.
      4. 836.206 Liquidated damages.
      5. 836.209 Construction contracts with architect-engineer firms.
      6. 836.213 Special procedures for sealed bidding in construction contracting.
        1. 836.213-4 Notice of award.
        2. 836.213-70 Notice to proceed.
    2. Subpart 836.5--Contract Clauses
      1. 836.500 Scope of subpart.
      2. 836.501 Performance of work by the contractor.
      3. 836.513 Accident prevention.
      4. 836.521 Specifications and drawings for construction.
      5. 836.570 Correspondence.
      6. 836.571 Reference to “standards.”
      7. 836.572 Government supervision.
      8. 836.573 Daily report of workers and materials.
      9. 836.574 Subcontracts and work coordination.
      10. 836.575 Schedule of work progress.
      11. 836.576 Supplementary labor standards provisions.
      12. 836.577 Workers’ compensation.
      13. 836.578 Changes—supplement.
      14. 836.579 Special notes.
    3. Subpart 836.6--Architect-Engineer Services
      1. 836.602 Selection of firms for architect-engineer contracts.
        1. 836.602-1 Selection criteria.
        2. 836.602-2 Evaluation boards.
        3. 836.602-4 Selection authority.
        4. 836.602-5 Short selection process for contracts not to exceed the simplified acquisition threshold.
      2. 836.603 Collecting data on and appraising firms qualifications.
      3. 836.606 Negotiations.
        1. 836.606-70 General.
        2. 836.606-71 Architect-engineer’s proposal.
        3. 836.606-72 Contract price.
        4. 836.606-73 Application of 6 percent architect-engineer fee limitation.
  31. PART 837--SERVICE CONTRACTING
    1. Subpart 837.1--Service Contracts—General
      1. 837.103 Contracting officer responsibility.
      2. 837.110 Solicitation provisions and contract clauses.
        1. 837.110-70 Services provided to eligible beneficiaries.
    2. Subpart 837.2--Advisory and Assistance Services
      1. 837.203 Policy.
    3. Subpart 837.4--Nonpersonal Health Care Services
      1. 837.403 Contract clause.
    4. Subpart 837.70--Mortuary Services
      1. 837.7001 General.
      2. 837.7002 List of qualified funeral directors.
      3. 837.7003 Funeral authorization.
      4. 837.7004 Administrative necessity.
      5. 837.7005 Unclaimed remains—all other cases.
  32. PART 839—ACQUISITION OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
    1. Subpart 839.2 - Information and Information Technology Security Requirements
      1. 839.201 Contract clause for Information and Information Technology Security.
  33. PART 841--ACQUISITION OF UTILITY SERVICES
    1. Subpart 841.1--General
      1. 841.100 Scope of part.
      2. 841.103 Statutory and delegated authority.
    2. Subpart 841.2--Acquiring Utility Services
      1. 841.201 Policy.
  34. PART 842--CONTRACT ADMINISTRATION AND AUDIT SERVICES
      1. 842.000 Scope of part.
      2. 842.070 Definitions.
    1. Subpart 842.1--Contract Audit Services
      1. 842.101 Contract audit responsibilities.
      2. 842.102 Assignment of contract audit services.
    2. Subpart 842.7--Indirect Cost Rates
      1. 842.705 Final indirect cost rates.
    3. Subpart 842.8--Disallowance of Costs
      1. 842.801 Notice of intent to disallow costs.
        1. 842.801-70 Audit assistance prior to disallowing costs.
      2. 842.803 Disallowing costs after incurrence.
    4. Subpart 842.12--Novation and Change-of-Name Agreements
      1. 842.1203 Processing agreements.
  35. PART 844 SUBCONTRACTING POLICIES AND PROCEDURES.
  36. PART 846--QUALITY ASSURANCE
    1. Subpart 846.3--Contract Clauses
      1. 846.302 Fixed-price supply contracts.
        1. 846.302-70 Guarantee clause.
        2. 846.302-71 Inspection.
        3. 846.302-72 Frozen processed foods.
        4. 846.302-73 Noncompliance with packaging, packing and/or marking requirements.
      2. 846.312 Construction contracts.
    2. Subpart 846.4--Government Contract Quality Assurance
      1. 846.408 Single-agency assignments of Government contract quality assurance.
        1. 846.408-70 Inspection of subsistence.
        2. 846.408-71 Waiver of USDA inspection and specifications.
      2. 846.470 Use of commercial organizations for inspections and grading services.
      3. 846.471 Determination authority.
      4. 846.472 Inspection of repairs for properties under the Loan Guaranty and Direct Loan Programs.
        1. 846.472-1 Repairs of $1,000 or less.
        2. 846.472-2 Repairs in excess of $1,000.
    3. Subpart 846.7--Warranties
      1. 846.710 Contract clauses.
        1. 846.710-70 Special warranties.
        2. 846.710-71 Warranty for construction—guarantee period services.
  37. PART 847--TRANSPORTATION
    1. Subpart 847.3--Transportation in Supply Contracts
      1. 847.303 Standard delivery terms and contract clauses.
        1. 847.303-1 F.o.b. origin.
        2. 847.303-70 F.o.b. origin, freight prepaid, transportation charges to be included on the invoice.
      2. 847.305 Solicitation provisions, contract clauses, and transportation factors.
        1. 847.305-70 Potential destinations known but quantities unknown.
      3. 847.306 Transportation factors in the evaluation of offers.
        1. 847.306-70 Transportation payment and audit.
  38. PART 849--TERMINATION OF CONTRACTS
    1. Subpart 849.1--General Principles
      1. 849.101 Authorities and responsibilities.
      2. 849.106 Fraud or other criminal conduct.
      3. 849.111 Review of proposed settlements.
        1. 849.111-70 Required review.
        2. 849.111-71 Submission of information.
  39. PART 852--SOLICITATION PROVISIONS AND CONTRACT CLAUSES
    1. Subpart 852.1--Instructions for Using Provisions and Clauses
      1. 852.101 Using Part 852.
      2. 852.102 Incorporating provisions and clauses.
    2. Subpart 852.2--Texts of Provisions and Clauses
        1. 852.203-70 Commercial advertising.
        2. 852.203-71 Display of Department of Veterans Affairs hotline poster.
        3. 852.207-70 Report of employment under commercial activities.
        4. 852.209-70 Organizational conflicts of interest.
        5. 852.211-70 Service data manuals.
        6. 852.211-71 Special notice.
        7. 852.211-72 Technical industry standards.
        8. 852.211-73 Brand name or equal.
        9. 852.211-74 Liquidated damages.
        10. 852.211-75 Product specifications.
        11. 852.214-70 Caution to bidders—bid envelopes.
        12. 852.214-71 Restrictions on alternate item(s).
        13. 852.214-72 Alternate item(s).
        14. 852.214-73 Alternate packaging and packing.
        15. 852.214-74 Bid samples.
        16. 852.215-70 Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned and Veteran-Owned Small Business Evaluation Factors.
        17. 852.215-71 Evaluation Factor Commitments.
        18. 852.216-70 Estimated quantities.
        19. 852.219-9 VA Small Business Subcontracting Plan Minimum Requirements.
        20. 852.219-10 VA Notice of Total Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Set-Aside.
        21. 852.219-11 VA Notice of Total Veteran-Owned Small Business Set-Aside.
        22. 852.219-71 VA Mentor-Protégé Program.
        23. 852.219-72 Evaluation Factor for Participation in the VA Mentor-Protégé Program.
        24. 852.222-70 Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act—nursing home care contract supplement.
        25. 852.228-70 Bond premium adjustment.
        26. 852.228-71 Indemnification and insurance.
        27. 852.228-72 Assisting Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned and Veteran-Owned Small Businesses in Obtaining Bonds.
        28. 852.229-70 Sales or use taxes.
        29. 852.229-71 [Reserved].
        30. 852.232-72 Electronic submission of payment requests.
        31. 852.233-70 Protest content/alternative dispute resolution.
        32. 852.233-71 Alternate protest procedure.
        33. 852.236-70 [Reserved].
        34. 852.236-71 Specifications and drawings for construction.
        35. 852.236-72 Performance of work by the contractor.
        36. 852.236-73 [Reserved].
        37. 852.236-74 Inspection of construction.
        38. 852.236-75 [Reserved].
        39. 852.236-76 Correspondence.
        40. 852.236-77 Reference to “standards”.
        41. 852.236-78 Government supervision.
        42. 852.236-79 Daily report of workers and material.
        43. 852.236-80 Subcontracts and work coordination.
        44. 852.236-81 [Reserved].
        45. 852.236-82 Payments under fixed-price construction contracts (without NAS).
        46. 852.236-83 Payments under fixed-price construction contracts (including NAS).
        47. 852.236-84 Schedule of work progress.
        48. 852.236-85 Supplementary labor standards provisions.
        49. 852.236-86 Workers’ compensation.
        50. 852.236-87 Accident prevention.
        51. 852.236-88 Contract changes—supplement.
        52. 852.236-89 Buy American Act.
        53. 852.236-90 Restriction on submission and use of equal products.
        54. 852.236-91 Special notes.
        55. 852.237-7 Indemnification and Medical Liability Insurance.
        56. 852.237-70 Contractor responsibilities.
        57. 852.246-70 Guarantee.
        58. 852.246-71 Inspection.
        59. 852.246-72 Frozen processed foods.
        60. 852.246-73 Noncompliance with packaging, packing, and/or marking requirements.
        61. 852.246-74 Special warranties.
        62. 852.246-75 Warranty for construction - guarantee period services.
        63. 852.247-70 Determining transportation costs for bid evaluation.
        64. 852.252-70 Solicitation provisions or clauses incorporated by reference.
        65. 852.270-1 Representatives of contracting officers.
        66. 852.270-2 Bread and bakery products - quantities.
        67. 852.270-3 Purchase of shellfish.
        68. 852.271-70 Nondiscrimination in services provided to beneficiaries.
        69. 852.271-71 [Reserved].
        70. 852.271-72 Time spent by counselee in counseling process.
        71. 852.271-73 Use and publication of counseling results.
        72. 852.271-74 Inspection.
        73. 852.271-75 Extension of contract period.
        74. 852.273-70 Late offers.
        75. 852.273-71 Alternative negotiation techniques.
        76. 852.273-72 Alternative evaluation.
        77. 852.273-73 Evaluation - health-care resources.
        78. 852.273-74 Award without exchanges.
        79. 852.273-75 Security Requirements for Unclassified Information Technology Resources.
        80. 852.273-76 Electronic Invoice.
  40. PART 853--FORMS
      1. 853.000 Scope of part.
    1. Subpart 853.1--General
      1. 853.107 Obtaining forms.
    2. Subpart 853.2--Prescription of Forms
      1. 853.201 Federal acquisition system.
        1. 853.201-1 Contracting authority and responsibilities (SF 1402).
      2. 853.213 Simplified acquisition procedures (SF’s 18, 30, 44, 1165, 1449, and OF’s 336, 347, and 348).
      3. 853.215 Contracting by negotiation.
        1. 853.215-70 VA Form 10-1170, Application for Furnishing Nursing Home Care to Beneficiaries of VA.
      4. 853.236 Construction and architect-engineer contracts.
        1. 853.236-70 VA Form 10-6298, Architect-Engineer Fee Proposal.
      5. 853.271 Loan Guaranty, Education and Vocational Rehabilitation and Counseling Programs.
        1. 853.271-1 Loan Guaranty Program (VA Forms 26-6724 and 26-1839).
        2. 853.271-2 Education Programs.
    3. Subpart 853.3--Illustration of Forms
      1. 853.300 Scope of subpart.
  41. PART 870--SPECIAL PROCUREMENT CONTROLS
    1. Subpart 870.1--Controls
      1. 870.111 Subsistence.
        1. 870.111-3 Contract clauses.
        2. 870.111-5 Frozen processed food products.
      2. 870.112 Telecommunications equipment.
      3. 870.113 Paid use of conference facilities.
      4. 870.115 Food service equipment.
  42. PART 871--LOAN GUARANTY AND VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION AND EMPLOYMENT PROGRAMS
      1. 871.100 Scope of subpart.
      2. 871.101 Policy.
      3. 871.102 Authorization for repairs to properties.
      4. 871.104 Qualification of bidders.
      5. 871.106 Lien waivers.
      6. 871.107 Stipulations against liens.
    1. Subpart 871.2--Vocational Rehabilitation and Employment Service
      1. 871.200 Scope of subpart.
      2. 871.201 General.
        1. 871.201-1 Requirements for the use of contracts.
        2. 871.201-2 Requirements when contracts are not required.
        3. 871.201-3 Medical services.
        4. 871.201-4 Letter contracts.
      3. 871.202 Marking and release of supplies.
      4. 871.203 Renewals or supplements to contracts.
      5. 871.204 Guaranteed payment.
      6. 871.205 Proration of charges.
      7. 871.206 Other fees and charges.
      8. 871.207 Payment of tuition or fees.
      9. 871.208 Rehabilitation facilities.
      10. 871.209 Records and reports.
      11. 871.210 Correspondence courses.
      12. 871.211 Information concerning correspondence courses.
      13. 871.212 Contract clauses.
  43. PART 872--INITIATION AND APPROVAL OF PURCHASE REQUESTS
  44. PART 873--SIMPLIFIED ACQUISITION PROCEDURES FOR HEALTH-CARE RESOURCES
      1. 873.101 Policy.
      2. 873.102 Definitions.
      3. 873.103 Priority sources.
      4. 873.104 Competition requirements.
      5. 873.105 Acquisition planning.
      6. 873.106 Presolicitation exchanges with industry.
      7. 873.107 Socioeconomic programs.
      8. 873.108 Publicizing contract actions.
      9. 873.109 General requirements for acquisition of health-care resources.
      10. 873.110 Solicitation provisions.
      11. 873.111 Acquisition strategies for health-care resources.
      12. 873.112 Evaluation information.
      13. 873.113 Exchanges with offerors.
      14. 873.114 Best value pool.
      15. 873.115 Proposal revisions.
      16. 873.116 Source selection decision.
      17. 873.117 Award to successful offeror.
      18. 873.118 Debriefings.