13 CFR 124.1001 - General applicability.

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§ 124.1001 General applicability.
(a) This subpart defines a Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB). It also establishes procedures by which SBA determines whether a particular concern qualifies as an SDB in response to aprotest challenging the concern's status as disadvantaged. Unless specifically stated otherwise, the phrase “socially and economically disadvantaged individuals” in this subpart includes, Indian tribes, ANCs, CDCs, and NHOs.
(b) In order for a concern to represent that it is an SDB in order to receive a benefit as a prime contractor on a Federal Government procurement, it must:
(1) Be a current Participant, as defined in§ 124.3 of this part, in SBA's 8(a) BD as described in § 124.1 of this part, program;
(2) Have been certified by SBA as an SDB within three years of the date it seeks to certify as an SDB;
(3) Have received certification from the procuring agency that it qualifies as an SDB; or
(4) Have submitted an application for SDB certification to the procuring agency and must not have received a negative determination regarding that application.
(c) A firm may represent that it qualifies as an SDB for any Federal subcontracting program if it believes in good faith that it is owned and controlled by one or more socially and economically disadvantaged individuals.
[73 FR 57494, Oct. 3, 2008]

Title 13 published on 2015-01-01.

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Title 13 published on 2015-01-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 13 CFR Part 124 after this date.

  • 2015-04-07; vol. 80 # 66 - Tuesday, April 7, 2015
    1. 80 FR 18556 - Small Business Mentor Protégé Program; Small Business Size Regulations; Government Contracting Programs; 8(a) Business Development/Small Disadvantaged Business Status Determinations; HUBZone Program; Women-Owned Small Business Federal Contract Program; Rules of Procedure Governing Cases Before the Office of Hearings and Appeals
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      SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
      Proposed rule; extension of comment period.
      The comment period for the proposed rule published on February 5, 2015 is extended to May 6, 2015.
      13 CFR Parts 121, 124, 125, 126, 127, and 134