The Defense Contract Audit Agency recently released two semiannual reports:
By: Homer Winter
On January 29, 2014, the Department of Defense published an interim rule (DFARS Case 2013-D016) amending the Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement to carry out section 811 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2013. The interim rule requires the DoD to implement acquisition procedures that prohibit the use of cost-type contracts for the production of major defense acquisition programs (MDAPS). This interim rule pertains to all MDAPS contracts entered into on or after October 1, 2014.