VAO's Fiscal Year-End ToolKit
The VAO offers many tools and resources right at your fingertips to help at fiscal year-end. Check out these resources and more in the Fiscal Year-End ToolKit:
- The Bona Fide Needs Rule in 2015 (Advisory)
- The Nuts and Bolts of Contracting under a Continuing Resolution (Webinar)
- Understanding and Managing Options (Webinar)
- Samples and Templates
- Acquisition Checklists
- Acquisition Questions and Answers
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Federal chief information officer (CIO) Tony Scott says he’s pleased with agencies’ progress implementing the Federal Information Technology Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA), reports Federal Times. Agencies had until August 15 to submit to the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) self-assessment plans describing what …… » Read more
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Three members of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform have written to comptroller general Gene Dodaro asking that the Government Accountability Office (GAO) review the Census Bureau’s Census Enterprise Data Collection and Processing (CEDCAP) program, an initiative to modernize, integrate, and consolidate the …… » Read more
The Department of Defense (DoD) could improve its portfolio management to optimize its weapon system investments, the Government Accountability Office (GAO) has advised. Best practices recommend assessing investments from an enterprise-wide perspective and integrating requirements, acquisition, and budget information, but GAO noted several …… » Read more
COMMUNITY EVENTS & AWARDS
What events should you be attending? Are there any award programs calling for nominations?
The Department of Energy (DOE) has issued an acquisition letter to department and National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) contracting activities providing guidance on implementing the requirement that management and operating (M&O) contractors report first-tier small business subcontract transactions under their …… » Read more
ASI Templates current through FAC 2005-83
ASI templates are up-to-date for FAC 2005-83 changes effective August 3, 2015.