Department of Defense Authorization for Appropriations for Fiscal Year 1989: Hearings Before the Committee on Armed Services, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, Second Session, on S. 2355 ....

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Page 114 - Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Research, Development, and Acquisition (RD&A) and the Deputy Chief of Staff for RD&A.
Page 205 - ... results may be made known to the public by either party after due notice and submission of the proposed manuscript to the other, with such credit or recognition as may be mutually agreed upon : Provided. That full responsibility is assumed by such party for any statements on which there Is a difference of opinion: And provided further. That no copyrights shall subsist In any such publication...
Page 216 - ... (3) The justification required by paragraph (2)(A) shall include — "(A) a description of the agency's needs; and "(B) an identification of the necessity for the exception and a demonstration, based on the proposed contractor's qualifications or the nature of the procurement, of the reasons for using an exception. "(4) No justification and approval under section...
Page 621 - In his testimony, this former commander of the US Army Materiel Command urged that the United States restrict procurement of end Items and critical components to sources In the US and Canada, the North American or domestic industrial base by treaty agreement, unless a specific Item analysis shows the domestic base is adequate and healthy. This would require a reversal of the current requirement under the Competition in Contracting Act to fully Justify restricting procurement to the domestic base....
Page 619 - (a)mmunition production capability is essential to the deterrence, fighting, and winning of a war. As such, preservation of the ammunition production base takes precedence over other political and economic considerations." The 1980 Defense Science Board's Summer Study Task Force on Industrial Responsiveness put the issue more bluntly: "A soldier can survive forever without mail, 30 days without food, 3 days without water, 3 minutes without air, but not a second without ammunition.
Page 211 - General Richard H. Thompson advised members of Congress last summer: "The Yom Kippur war in the Mid East taught us that we could not quickly replace the materiel we provided Israel.
Page 621 - Full and Open Competition. — Paragraph (3) of section 2302 of title 10, United States Code, is amended to read as follows: "(3) The term 'full and open competition' means, in connection with the award of any contract, that a sufficient number of responsible sources are permitted to submit sealed bids or competitive proposals on the contract as Is necessary to ensure effective competition while maintaining quality and encouraging technological progress. In evaluating any sealed bids or competitive...
Page 244 - Information which is directly related to the design, engineering, development, production, processing, manufacture, use, operation, overhaul, repair, maintenance, modification, or reconstruction of defense articles. This includes, for example, information in the form of blueprints, drawings, photographs, plans, instructions, computer software and documentation. This also includes information...
Page 144 - Argonne National Laboratory; Brookhaven National Laboratory; Idaho National Engineering Laboratory; Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory; Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory; Los Alamos National Laboratory; National Renewable Energy Laboratory; Oak Ridge National Laboratory; Pacific Northwest Laboratory; and Sandia National Laboratories.
Page 113 - buying commands" such as the Naval Air Systems Command and the Naval Sea Systems Command. The decisions regarding 6.2 work to be done in SPAWAR laboratories are made by the Office of Naval Technology.

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