48 CFR 970.5232-1 - Reduction or suspension of advance, partial, or progress payments upon finding of substantial evidence of fraud.

970.5232-1 Reduction or suspension of advance, partial, or progress payments upon finding of substantial evidence of fraud.

As prescribed in 970.3200-1-1, insert the following clause:

Reduction or Suspension of Advance, Partial, or Progress Payments (DEC 2000)

(a) The Contracting Officer may reduce or suspend further advance, partial, or progress payments to the Contractor upon a written determination by the Senior Procurement Executive that substantial evidence exists that the Contractor's request for advance, partial, or progress payment is based on fraud.

(b) The Contractor shall be afforded a reasonable opportunity to respond in writing.

(End of clause)
[ 65 FR 81009, Dec. 22, 2000, as amended at 74 FR 36375, 36378, 36380, July 22, 2009]

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 970 after this date.

  • 2016-07-15; vol. 81 # 136 - Friday, July 15, 2016
    1. 81 FR 45974 - Acquisition Regulation: Technical and Administrative Changes to Department of Energy Acquisition Regulation
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      DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY, Office of Acquisition Management
      Final rule.
      Effective Date: August 15, 2016. Applicability Date: This final rule is applicable to solicitations issued on or after the effective date.
      48 CFR Parts 902, 909, 916, 917, 922, 925, 931, 936, 942, 952, and 970