Part Number: 1652

Federal Employee Health Benefits Acquisition Regulation

1652.232-73 Approval for the Assignment of Claims.

As prescribed in 1632.806-70, the following clause shall be inserted in all FEHBP contracts:

Approval for Assignment of Claims (JAN 1991)

(a) Notwithstanding the provisions of section 5.35, (FAR 52.232-23) Assignment of Claims, the Carrier shall not make any assignment under the Assignment of Claims Act without the prior written approval of the Contracting Officer.

(b) Unless a different period is specified in the Contracting Officer's written approval, an assignment shall be in force only for a period f 1 year from the date of the Contracting Officer's approval. However, assignments may be renewed upon their expiration.

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