PART 3406—COMPETITION REQUIREMENTS
Authority: 5 U.S.C. 301; 41 U.S.C. 418(a) and (b); and 20 U.S.C. 1018a.
Source: 88 FR 60542, Sept. 1, 2023, unless otherwise noted.
(b) FSA—This part does not apply to proposed contracts and contracts awarded based on other than full and open competition when the conditions for successive systems modules set forth in 3417.70 are utilized.
Subpart 3406.3—Other Than Full and Open Competition
3406.302-2 Unusual and compelling urgency.
(d)(1)(ii) The SPE is the agency head's designee for the purposes of FAR 6.302–2(d)(1)(ii).
(d)(2)(ii) The SPE is the agency head's designee for the purposes of FAR 6.302–2(d)(2)(ii).
3406.302-5 Authorized or required by statute.
(1) Citations: 20 U.S.C. 1018a.
(2) Noncompetitive awards of successive modules for systems are permitted when the conditions set forth in 3417.70 are met.
Subpart 3406.5—Advocates for Competition
The Competition Advocate for the Department is the Deputy Director, Contracts and Acquisitions Management.