Made in America Public Meeting Tomorrow, August 26

 

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The Federal Acquisition Regulatory Council and the Office of Management and Budget's Made in America Office are co-hosting a virtual public meeting on August 26, 2021, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. ET, regarding proposed regulatory actions to strengthen the government's use of Made in America Laws in federal procurement. 

The public meeting will be cover:

Proposed increases in domestic content thresholds
Use of a fallback domestic content threshold
Effectiveness of existing price preferences and impact of proposed enhanced price preferences for critical items and components
Effect of content reporting on designated critical products
Contracting with small and disadvantaged businesses
Impact of commercial IT exception
Impact of partial waiver for commercially available off-the-shelf items
Impact of trade agreements
Merits of a value added content calculation and additional proposals for measuring, strengthening, and enforcing content standard
Promoting use of made in America services, additional ideas for narrowing or expanding scope of existing waivers, and any additional comments

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