Jump to content
The Wifcon Forums and Blogs

Sign in to follow this  
snydra

January 2018 Volume 1 Report

Recommended Posts

Recommendations include included eliminating 165 contract clauses that act as barriers to the acquisition of commercial items, and implementing a single definition of "subcontractor" to replace the current 27 different definitions.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Just finished skimming Section 2, Contract Compliance and Audit. It seems like the adults have (finally) shown up. I'm still skeptical that the recommendations will survive DCAA attacks and political maneuvering, but I like what I read. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

It looks like PepeTheFrog's "rumor" of the desire for a Defense Small Business Act was confirmed (page 191 of the Section 809 Report, Volume 1). Imagine that! Sometimes frogs are right.

Please share your thoughts here or in the dedicated Defense Small Business (Act) thread:

 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Wildly different than what the interim report suggested. I wonder what changed. Team makeup, resources, accountability?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
37 minutes ago, Jamaal Valentine said:

Wildly different than what the interim report suggested. I wonder what changed. Team makeup, resources, accountability?

...looks like the appetite for change has grown!!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
16 hours ago, Jamaal Valentine said:

Wildly different than what the interim report suggested. I wonder what changed. Team makeup, resources, accountability?

From my interactions with certain team members, this was always the intention. They told me they were going bold. (In candor I didn't take them all the seriously.)

I suspect they needed to get their ducks aligned before going public with some of these recommendations.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
Sign in to follow this  

×