PART 2944 - SUBCONTRACTING POLICIES AND PROCEDURES
Authority: 5 U.S.C. 301; 40 U.S.C. 486(c).
Source: 69 FR 22991, Apr. 27, 2004, unless otherwise noted.
Subpart 2944.1 - General
The waiver of consent must be in writing, signed by the contracting officer, and included in the contract file. The waiver must include all supporting facts, including the rationale for waiving the consent to subcontract requirements.
Subpart 2944.2 - Consent To Subcontract
2944.201-1 Consent requirements.
In accordance with FAR 44.201-1(b) or FAR 44.201-2, advance notification and agreement are required for all cost-reimbursement, time-and-materials, or labor-hour subcontracts exceeding the simplified acquisition threshold.
2944.202 Contracting officer's evaluation.
The review required by FAR 44.202-2(a) must be documented in writing (including supporting facts and rationale), signed by the contracting officer, and included in the contract file.
2944.203 Consent limitations.
Any limitations placed on the consent to subcontract must be documented in writing (including supporting facts and rationale), signed by the contracting officer, and included in the contract file.
Subpart 2944.3 - Contractors' Purchasing Systems Reviews
The authority of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management under FAR 44.302(a), to raise or lower the $25 million review level for a contractor's purchasing system, may not be delegated. When a contractor's purchasing system review is required by the contracting officer, the effort must be coordinated with the OASAM Business Operations Center's Division of Acquisition Management Services and the Division of Cost Determination.