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Subcontracting

Review the video from our recent
Federal Subcontracting Programs
Solutions Summit.

HR 4134 – Subcontracting Fairness Act - Sponsored by Representatives Lacy Clay and Yvette Clarke The proposed bill amends Federal Property and Administrative Service Act of 1949 to require that a prime contractors pre-award subcontract agreement, used for the purpose of successfully bidding of a federal contract will become a valid contract when the award is made. (more)

H.R. 4496 - Helping Small Business Compete Act - Sponsored by Representative Sam Graves The proposed bill contains provisions that Subcontracting plans be subject to a good faith review under regulations to be promulgated, penalties will be applied to an errant prime contractor. (more)

H.R. 4929 - Expanding Opportunities for Main Street Act - Sponsored by Representative Bobby Rush The proposed bill stipulates that an agency can withhold 5% of contract if contractor does not live up to subcontracting goals. Non use of a subcontractor included in the contracting plan must be justified. Agencies must have a phone line for Subcontractor complaints. (more)

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