Daily Archives: March 2, 2012

Bill strips contractor reviews from past-performance evaluations

[Translate] Bill strips contractor reviews from past-performance evaluations By Matthew Weigelt Mar 01, 2012 Companies would lose the opportunity to respond to performance reviews written by government officials under a new contracting bill. The reviews often play a major role … Continue reading

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Proposal to Reform War Contracting Will Save Taxpayers Billions

[Translate] Proposal to Reform War Contracting Will Save Taxpayers Billions March 1, 2012 Statement of Scott Amey, General Counsel, Project On Government Oversight Today, Sens. Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and Jim Webb (D-VA) announced the “Comprehensive Contingency Contracting Reform Act of 2012,” a … Continue reading

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Court Revives Suit Over Electrocuted Guardsman

[Translate] Thursday, March 01, 2012Last Update: 10:31 AM PT Court Revives Suit Over Electrocuted Guardsman By CAMERON LANGFORD (CN) – A defense contractor may be liable under Iraqi law for the electrocution death of a National Guardsman, the 5th Circuit ruled. … Continue reading

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TITLE I-ORGANIZATION AND MANAGEMENT OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FOR CONTRACTING FOR OVERSEAS CONTINGENCY OPERATIONS

[Translate] TITLE I-ORGANIZATION AND MANAGEMENT OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FOR CONTRACTING FOR OVERSEAS CONTINGENCY OPERATIONS Short title. Sec. 2. Table of contents. 2 ARM12104 S.L.C. Sec. 3. Definitions. TITLE I—ORGANIZATION AND MANAGEMENT OF FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FOR CONTRACTING FOR OVERSEAS CONTINGENCY OPERATIONS

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U.S. Senators Introduce Wartime Contracting Legislation that Could Save Taxpayers Billions

[Translate] U.S. Senators Introduce Wartime Contracting Legislation that Could Save Taxpayers Billions 09:37 GMT, March 2, 2012 Senators Claire McCaskill (D-MO) and Jim Webb (D-VA) have introduced the Comprehensive Contingency Contracting Reform Act of 2012 (S. 2139), a bill that … Continue reading

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