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S.2139 Comprehensive Contingency Contracting Reform Act of 2012, 112th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Apr 17, 2012 Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Subcommittee on Contracting Oversight. Hearings held. With printed Hearing: S.Hrg. 112-659.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Government Operations - Contracting Oversight (Ad Hoc)

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    • Subcommittee on Contracting Oversight, Senate Committee on - April 17, 2012 by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=25151&isRss=true - The hearing examined how S.2139 addresses systemic problems in contracting during overseas military contingencies. Also testifying at the hearing were: Harold Geisel, Deputy Inspector General, U.S. Department of State; ...

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      As noted by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=25151&isRss=true on April 17, 2012, "The hearing examined how S.2139 addresses systemic problems in contracting during overseas military contingencies. Also testifying at the hearing were: Harold Geisel, Deputy Inspector General, U.S. Department of State; ..." (/url?q=http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser%3FAction%3DUserDisplayFullDocument%26orgId%3D574%26topicId%3D25151%26docId%3Dl:1650015255%26isRss%3Dtrue%26Em%3D4&sa=U&ei=2BShT8m0H4OEtge2j-nUCg&ved=0CEkQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNH85FDJT3P7_fVFmDMbmuh9q8c-XQ)
    • Subcommittee on Contracting Oversight, Senate Committee on - April 17, 2012 by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=25151&isRss=true - The hearing examined how S.2139 addresses systemic problems in contracting during overseas military contingencies. Also testifying at the hearing were: Harold Geisel, Deputy Inspector General, U.S. Department of State; ...

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      As noted by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=25151&isRss=true on April 17, 2012, "The hearing examined how S.2139 addresses systemic problems in contracting during overseas military contingencies. Also testifying at the hearing were: Harold Geisel, Deputy Inspector General, U.S. Department of State; ..." (/url?q=http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser%3FAction%3DUserDisplayFullDocument%26orgId%3D574%26topicId%3D25151%26docId%3Dl:1650015255%26isRss%3Dtrue%26Em%3D4&sa=U&ei=kG2eT-7bMMPY2AW43ensDg&ved=0CEkQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNHi3n-6rzA5tTyy3mPRehI5pmY4LQ)
    • Subcommittee on Contracting Oversight, Senate Committee on - April 17, 2012 by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=25151&isRss=true - The hearing examined how S.2139 addresses systemic problems in contracting during overseas military contingencies. Also testifying at the hearing were: Harold Geisel, Deputy Inspector General, U.S. Department of State; ...

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      As noted by http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser?Action=UserDisplayCiteList&orgId=574&topicId=25151&isRss=true on April 17, 2012, "The hearing examined how S.2139 addresses systemic problems in contracting during overseas military contingencies. Also testifying at the hearing were: Harold Geisel, Deputy Inspector General, U.S. Department of State; ..." (/url?q=http://www6.lexisnexis.com/publisher/EndUser%3FAction%3DUserDisplayFullDocument%26orgId%3D574%26topicId%3D25151%26docId%3Dl:1650015255%26isRss%3Dtrue%26Em%3D4&sa=U&ei=KB2dT_W6DoGq2gWi5bWIDw&ved=0CEkQmAEwCA&usg=AFQjCNF1JOztjfwJn2DUl98CEcPel-Q-ZA)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Agencies could lose some suspension and debarment discretion - May 15, 2012 by FCW.com - Legislators continue to slowly alter the approach that agencies are to take in suspending or debarring a company from working with the government. The fiscal 2013 National Defense Authorization Act (H.R. 4310) would require agency officials to ...

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      As noted by FCW.com on May 15, 2012, "Legislators continue to slowly alter the approach that agencies are to take in suspending or debarring a company from working with the government. The fiscal 2013 National Defense Authorization Act (H.R. 4310) would require agency officials to ..." (http://fcw.com/articles/2012/05/15/suspend-debar-ndaa.aspx)
    • Industry wants agencies in control, not mandates - April 30, 2012 by FCW.com - A conglomeration of industry groups urged Congress to leave many contracting decisions to the discretion of the agency by avoiding blanket mandates. “The government should have the discretion and the authority to manage its acquisition process ...

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      As noted by FCW.com on April 30, 2012, "A conglomeration of industry groups urged Congress to leave many contracting decisions to the discretion of the agency by avoiding blanket mandates. “The government should have the discretion and the authority to manage its acquisition process ..." (http://fcw.com/articles/2012/04/30/industry-contracting-officer-decision-making.aspx)
    • The Comprehensive Contingency Contracting Reform Act of 2012 - April 17, 2012 by U.S. Department of State - Good morning Chairman McCaskill, Senator Portman, and distinguished members of the subcommittee. Thank you for your invitation to appear here today to discuss Senate bill 2139, the Comprehensive Contingency Contracting Reform Act of 2012. We share the ...

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      As noted by U.S. Department of State on April 17, 2012, "Good morning Chairman McCaskill, Senator Portman, and distinguished members of the subcommittee. Thank you for your invitation to appear here today to discuss Senate bill 2139, the Comprehensive Contingency Contracting Reform Act of 2012. We share the ..." (http://www.state.gov/m/rls/remarks/2012/188014.htm)
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