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The Resource Federal Contracting Made Easy

Federal Contracting Made Easy

Label
Federal Contracting Made Easy
Title
Federal Contracting Made Easy
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stanberry, Scott A
Dewey number
346.73023
LC call number
KF849 .S736 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Government purchasing-Law and legislation-United States
  • Public contracts-United States
Label
Federal Contracting Made Easy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright -- About the Author -- Author's Note -- Contents at a Glance -- Contents -- Preface -- PART I: WHAT IS FEDERAL GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING? -- Chapter 1: How Does Federal Government Contracting Work? -- The Big Picture -- Top Buyers -- Future of Federal Contracting -- Can You Sell to the Federal Government? -- Should You Sell to the Federal Government? -- Chapter 2: The Rules of the Game -- Constitutional Authority -- Congressional Responsibilities -- Contractor Registration -- Federal Acquisition Regulation -- Federal Acquisition Streamlining Act of 1994 -- Cost Accounting Standards -- Defense Contract Audit Agency -- Government Accountability Office -- Federal Acquisition Reform Act of 1996 -- Competition in Contracting Act of 1984 -- Buy American Act -- Truth in Negotiations Act -- Service Contract Act of 1965 -- Freedom of Information Act -- Chapter 3: The Key Players -- Head of the Contracting Activity -- Contracting Officer -- Competition Advocates -- Small Business Specialists -- Requirements Personnel -- PART II: HOW YOUR BUSINESS SIZE OFFERS OPPORTUNITY -- Chapter 4: Opportunities for Small Businesses/Independent Contractors -- Small Business Act of 1953 -- Government-Wide Goals -- North American Industry Classification System -- Size Certification -- Small Business Affiliates -- Certificate of Competency -- Small Business Set-Asides -- Chapter 5: Small Business Preference Programs -- Definition of Small Disadvantaged Businesses -- Evaluation Preference for SDBs -- 8(a) Business Development Program -- Status of Preference Programs -- Women-Owned Small Businesses -- Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses -- Labor Surplus Area Set-Asides -- SBA HUBZone Empowerment Contracting Program -- Small Business Innovation Research Program -- Chapter 6: Subcontracting Opportunities -- Subcontracting Plans
  • Selecting a Subcontractor -- Awarding a Subcontract -- DoD Mentor-Protégé Program -- Chapter 7: Federal Supply Schedules and GSA Schedules -- Federal Acquisition Service -- Multiple Award Schedule -- GSA e-Library (Formerly Schedules e-Library) -- Getting on a GSA Schedule -- GSA Advantage -- MarkeTips Magazine -- Government-Wide Acquisition Contracts -- Problems with Federal Supply Schedules -- PART III: HOW TO FIND GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING OPPORTUNITIES -- Chapter 8: How to Market to the Federal Government -- Finding Markets for Your Supplies and Services -- Finding Agencies Online -- FedBizOpps -- Federal Supply Schedules/GSA Schedules -- Federal Register -- Federal Agency Acquisition Forecasts -- Tech-Net -- Federal Procurement Data System -- Year-End Procurements -- Chapter 9: Support Programs and Services for Contractors -- Small Business Administration -- Procurement Technical Assistance Centers -- DoD Office of Small Business Programs -- General Services Administration -- National Contract Management Association -- PART IV: HOW THE GOVERNMENT ISSUES PROCUREMENT OPPORTUNITIES -- Chapter 10: Simplified Acquisition or Small Purchase Procedures -- Micropurchases -- Simplified Acquisition Methods -- Chapter 11: Sealed Bidding -- The Solicitation Process -- The Sealed Bidding (IFB) Process -- Solicitation Methods -- Preparing Your Bid -- Late Bids -- Bid Opening -- Bid Evaluations -- Bid Award -- Chapter 12: Negotiated Procurements -- Exchanges with Industry Before Proposal Receipt -- Presolicitation Notices -- The Solicitation Process -- Preparing Your Proposal -- Oral Presentations -- Late Proposals -- Proposal Evaluation -- Source Selection Processes and Techniques -- Changes and Discussions -- Final Proposal Revision and Award -- Debriefings -- Protests -- Chapter 13: The Uniform Contract Format -- Part I: The Schedule
  • Part II: Contract Clauses -- Part III: List of Documents, Exhibits, and Other Attachments -- Part IV: Representations and Instructions -- Amendments to the Solicitation -- Typical Proposal Weaknesses and Deficiencies -- Procurement Instrument Identification Numbers -- Unsolicited Proposals -- Contingent Fees -- PART V: CONTRACT TYPES AND ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS -- Chapter 14: Fixed-Price Contracts -- Firm Fixed-Price Contracts -- Fixed-Price Contracts with Economic Price Adjustment -- Fixed-Price Incentive Contracts -- Fixed-Price Contracts with Prospective Price Redetermination -- Fixed-Ceiling-Price Contracts with Retroactive Price Redetermination -- Chapter 15: Cost-Reimbursement Contracts -- Determining Your Contract Cost -- Calculating Contract Cost -- Understanding Rates -- Fee/Profit -- Types of Cost-Reimbursement Contracts -- Chapter 16: Other Contract Types -- Indefinite-Delivery Contracts -- Time-and-Materials Contracts -- Labor-Hour Contracts -- Letter Contracts -- Basic Ordering Agreements -- Performance-Based Contracting -- Multiyear Contracts -- Options -- Life-Cycle Costing -- Chapter 17: Contract Administration -- Contract Administration Office -- Contract Financing -- Getting Paid -- Changes Clause -- Contract Modifications -- Constructive Changes -- Government-Furnished Property -- Inspection and Acceptance -- Contractor Data Rights -- Record Retention -- Audits/Examination of Records -- Contract Disputes Act of 1978 -- Alternative Dispute Resolution -- Termination for Convenience -- Termination for Default -- Contract Closeout -- Appendix A: Acronyms -- Appendix B: Federal Agencies and Departments -- Appendix C: Glossary -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC1938985
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781567263893
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1938985
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1938985
  • (OCoLC)903442415
Label
Federal Contracting Made Easy
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Intro -- Title Page -- Copyright -- About the Author -- Author's Note -- Contents at a Glance -- Contents -- Preface -- PART I: WHAT IS FEDERAL GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING? -- Chapter 1: How Does Federal Government Contracting Work? -- The Big Picture -- Top Buyers -- Future of Federal Contracting -- Can You Sell to the Federal Government? -- Should You Sell to the Federal Government? -- Chapter 2: The Rules of the Game -- Constitutional Authority -- Congressional Responsibilities -- Contractor Registration -- Federal Acquisition Regulation -- Federal Acquisition Streamlining Act of 1994 -- Cost Accounting Standards -- Defense Contract Audit Agency -- Government Accountability Office -- Federal Acquisition Reform Act of 1996 -- Competition in Contracting Act of 1984 -- Buy American Act -- Truth in Negotiations Act -- Service Contract Act of 1965 -- Freedom of Information Act -- Chapter 3: The Key Players -- Head of the Contracting Activity -- Contracting Officer -- Competition Advocates -- Small Business Specialists -- Requirements Personnel -- PART II: HOW YOUR BUSINESS SIZE OFFERS OPPORTUNITY -- Chapter 4: Opportunities for Small Businesses/Independent Contractors -- Small Business Act of 1953 -- Government-Wide Goals -- North American Industry Classification System -- Size Certification -- Small Business Affiliates -- Certificate of Competency -- Small Business Set-Asides -- Chapter 5: Small Business Preference Programs -- Definition of Small Disadvantaged Businesses -- Evaluation Preference for SDBs -- 8(a) Business Development Program -- Status of Preference Programs -- Women-Owned Small Businesses -- Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Businesses -- Labor Surplus Area Set-Asides -- SBA HUBZone Empowerment Contracting Program -- Small Business Innovation Research Program -- Chapter 6: Subcontracting Opportunities -- Subcontracting Plans
  • Selecting a Subcontractor -- Awarding a Subcontract -- DoD Mentor-Protégé Program -- Chapter 7: Federal Supply Schedules and GSA Schedules -- Federal Acquisition Service -- Multiple Award Schedule -- GSA e-Library (Formerly Schedules e-Library) -- Getting on a GSA Schedule -- GSA Advantage -- MarkeTips Magazine -- Government-Wide Acquisition Contracts -- Problems with Federal Supply Schedules -- PART III: HOW TO FIND GOVERNMENT CONTRACTING OPPORTUNITIES -- Chapter 8: How to Market to the Federal Government -- Finding Markets for Your Supplies and Services -- Finding Agencies Online -- FedBizOpps -- Federal Supply Schedules/GSA Schedules -- Federal Register -- Federal Agency Acquisition Forecasts -- Tech-Net -- Federal Procurement Data System -- Year-End Procurements -- Chapter 9: Support Programs and Services for Contractors -- Small Business Administration -- Procurement Technical Assistance Centers -- DoD Office of Small Business Programs -- General Services Administration -- National Contract Management Association -- PART IV: HOW THE GOVERNMENT ISSUES PROCUREMENT OPPORTUNITIES -- Chapter 10: Simplified Acquisition or Small Purchase Procedures -- Micropurchases -- Simplified Acquisition Methods -- Chapter 11: Sealed Bidding -- The Solicitation Process -- The Sealed Bidding (IFB) Process -- Solicitation Methods -- Preparing Your Bid -- Late Bids -- Bid Opening -- Bid Evaluations -- Bid Award -- Chapter 12: Negotiated Procurements -- Exchanges with Industry Before Proposal Receipt -- Presolicitation Notices -- The Solicitation Process -- Preparing Your Proposal -- Oral Presentations -- Late Proposals -- Proposal Evaluation -- Source Selection Processes and Techniques -- Changes and Discussions -- Final Proposal Revision and Award -- Debriefings -- Protests -- Chapter 13: The Uniform Contract Format -- Part I: The Schedule
  • Part II: Contract Clauses -- Part III: List of Documents, Exhibits, and Other Attachments -- Part IV: Representations and Instructions -- Amendments to the Solicitation -- Typical Proposal Weaknesses and Deficiencies -- Procurement Instrument Identification Numbers -- Unsolicited Proposals -- Contingent Fees -- PART V: CONTRACT TYPES AND ADMINISTRATIVE REQUIREMENTS -- Chapter 14: Fixed-Price Contracts -- Firm Fixed-Price Contracts -- Fixed-Price Contracts with Economic Price Adjustment -- Fixed-Price Incentive Contracts -- Fixed-Price Contracts with Prospective Price Redetermination -- Fixed-Ceiling-Price Contracts with Retroactive Price Redetermination -- Chapter 15: Cost-Reimbursement Contracts -- Determining Your Contract Cost -- Calculating Contract Cost -- Understanding Rates -- Fee/Profit -- Types of Cost-Reimbursement Contracts -- Chapter 16: Other Contract Types -- Indefinite-Delivery Contracts -- Time-and-Materials Contracts -- Labor-Hour Contracts -- Letter Contracts -- Basic Ordering Agreements -- Performance-Based Contracting -- Multiyear Contracts -- Options -- Life-Cycle Costing -- Chapter 17: Contract Administration -- Contract Administration Office -- Contract Financing -- Getting Paid -- Changes Clause -- Contract Modifications -- Constructive Changes -- Government-Furnished Property -- Inspection and Acceptance -- Contractor Data Rights -- Record Retention -- Audits/Examination of Records -- Contract Disputes Act of 1978 -- Alternative Dispute Resolution -- Termination for Convenience -- Termination for Default -- Contract Closeout -- Appendix A: Acronyms -- Appendix B: Federal Agencies and Departments -- Appendix C: Glossary -- Index
Control code
UMKCLawddaEBC1938985
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
4th ed.
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781567263893
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
UMKC Law: DDA record.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1938985
  • (Au-PeEL)EBL1938985
  • (OCoLC)903442415

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