12 CFR 517.6 - Certification.
In order to qualify as an Outreach Program participant, each business or contractor must either:
(a) Self-certify ownership status by filing with the OTS Outreach Program Advocate a completed and signed Solicitation Mailing List Application, Standard Form 129 (SF-129), as prescribed by the Federal Acquisition Regulation ( 48 CFR part 53);
(b) Self-certify ownership status by filing with the OTS Outreach Program Advocate a completed and signed ABELS Registration/Certification Form, as prescribed by the U.S. Department of Commerce's Minority Business Development Agency and available from the Outreach Program Advocate at the headquarters address of the OTS listed in § 516.40(b) of this chapter.
(c) Submit a valid Outreach Program certification received from a Federal agency, or a designated state or authorized local agency.