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Part Number: 601

Department of State Acquisition Regulation

Subpart 601.1—Purpose, Authority, Issuance

Subpart 601.1—Purpose, Authority, Issuance

601.101 Purpose.

The DOSAR is issued to provide Department guidance in accordance with the policy cited in FAR 1.301(a)(2). The portions of this regulation that affects the relationship between a Department of State organization and a contractor or potential contractor are published in this chapter 6 of title 48 of the Code of Federal Regulations, in accordance with FAR 1.301(b).

601.105 Issuance.

601.105-3 Copies.

The DOSAR is available through the Department's Intranet system at, or through the Internet from A/OPE's Acquisition Web site. The Internet address is:

601.106 OMB approval under the Paperwork Reduction Act.

The Paperwork Reduction Act of 1980 (44 U.S.C. 3501–3520) requires that Federal agencies obtain approval from the Office of Management and Budget before collecting information from ten (10) or more members of the public. Individuals are not required to respond to information collection unless the OMB number and burden estimate information is provided. Accordingly, the information and recordkeeping requirements contained in this regulation have been approved by OMB under OMB Control Number 1405–0050. The information and recordkeeping requirements for Form DS–4053, Department of State Mentor-Protégé Program Application, have been approved by OMB under OMB Control Number 1405–0161.