Accession Number:

ADA106093

Title:

An Assessment of Public Law 95-507.

Descriptive Note:

Master's thesis,

Corporate Author:

NAVAL POSTGRADUATE SCHOOL MONTEREY CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1980-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

156.0

Abstract:

Pubic Law 95-507 has been hailed as the most far-reaching procurement legislation enacted in recent years. This study was undertaken to investigate the impact of this law on the acquisition system within the Department of Defense DOD. The results of this study indicate The law has the potential of both increasing opportunities for small and small disadvantaged businesses as well as assisting them to become viable independent enterprises. Implementation has been slow due to a combination of reasons. There are certain inherent weaknesses in the subcontracting provisions. The implementationadministration has increased procurement administrative lead time PALT. The most difficult task in administrating the subcontracting provisions is determining the aceptability of plans. Contract-by-contract reporting will be burdensome. The costs of implementingadministering the law by the contractor will be generally absorbed by the Government. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE