[Federal Register Volume 67, Number 92 (Monday, May 13, 2002)]
[Proposed Rules]
[Page 32002]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 02-11899]


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DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE

48 CFR Parts 208 and 210

[DFARS Case 2002-D003]


Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement; Competition 
Requirements for Purchases From a Required Source

AGENCY: Department of Defense (DoD).

ACTION: Notice of public meeting.

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SUMMARY: The Director of Defense Procurement is sponsoring a public 
meeting to discuss the interim rule published at 67 FR 20687 on April 
26, 2002. The rule amended the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation 
Supplement (DFARS) to implement Section 811 of the Fiscal Year 2002 
National Defense Authorization Act. Section 811 requires DoD to conduct 
market research before purchasing a product listed in the Federal 
Prison Industries (FPI) catalog, to determine whether the FPI product 
is comparable in price, quality, and time of delivery to products 
available from the private sector. A listing of possible discussion 
topics can be found on the Defense Procurement Web site at http://www.acq.osd.mil/dp.

DATES: The meeting will be held on June 3, 2002, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m., 
local time.

ADDRESSES: The meeting will be held in Room C-43, Crystal Mall 4, 1931 
Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA 22202.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: Susan L. Schneider, Defense 
Acquisition Regulations Directorate, at (703) 602-0326 or 
susan.schneider@osd.mil.

Michele P. Peterson,
Executive Editor, Defense Acquisition Regulations Council.
[FR Doc. 02-11899 Filed 5-10-02; 8:45 am]
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