AFARS – PART 5134
MAJOR SYSTEM ACQUISITION
(Revised 20 February 2018)
See Army Class Deviation, Approval of Class Deviation from the Earned Value Management System Requirements of the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement for Certain Fixed-Price Incentive (Firm Target) (FPIF) Contracts, dated 6 December 2015. This class deviation allows a deviation from the Earned Value Management System (EVMS) requirements prescribed in 234.2 and associated DFARS clauses 252.234-7001 and 252.234-7002. The class deviation applies to FPIF contracts for full rate production (FRP) subsequent to the first FRP lot, in support of Defense acquisition programs, supporting services contracts where work is not measurable and discrete, and contracts for non-developmental services not supporting a Defense acquisition program. This deviation is effective until incorporated in the DFARS or rescinded.
Subpart 5134.70—Acquisition of Major Weapon Systems as Commercial Items
(d)(4) The authority of the head of the contracting activity under DFARS 234.7002(d)(4) is delegable no lower than the chief of the contracting office.