48 CFR 701.603-70 - Designation of contracting officers.

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701.603-70 Designation of contracting officers.

A contracting officer represents the U.S. Government through the exercise of his/her delegated authority to negotiate, sign, and administer contracts on behalf of the U.S. Government. The contracting officer's duties are sensitive, specialized, and responsible. In order to ensure proper accountability, and to preclude possible security, conflict of interest, or jurisdiction problems, USAID contracting officers must be U.S. citizen direct-hire employees of the U.S. Government.

[ 49 FR 13236, Apr. 3, 1984, as amended at 61 FR 39091, July 26, 1996; 79 FR 74990, Dec. 16, 2014]

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Title 48 published on 2015-12-04

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 48 CFR Part 701 after this date.

  • 2016-08-19; vol. 81 # 161 - Friday, August 19, 2016
    1. 81 FR 55405 - Agency for International Development Acquisition Regulation (AIDAR): Agency Warrant Program for Individual Cooperating Country National Personal Services Contractors (CCNPSCs)
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      Proposed rule.
      Comments must be received no later than October 18, 2016.
      48 CFR Parts 701, 722 and Appendix J