Tag Archives: Service Contracts

Proposed DOL Rule Would Raise Minimum Wage

Secretary of Labor Thomas E. Perez announced a proposed rule raising the minimum wage for workers on federal service and construction contracts to $10.10 per hour. The rule implements President Obama’s Executive Order 13658, Establishing a Minimum Wage for Contractors. … Continue reading

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Two New Clauses Add Requirements for Service Contract Reporting

Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-72 contains a final rule (FAR Case 2010-010), effective January 30, that amends the Federal Acquisition Regulation to require service contractors for executive agencies to submit information annually in support of agency-level inventories for service contracts. The … Continue reading

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Service Contractors Becoming “Meat Markets”?

Could contractors offering services to the federal government essentially become staffing agencies?  I think the argument could be made based on the soon-to-be-effective rules labeled as “Nondisplacement of Qualified Workers Under Service Contracts.” Don’t get me wrong, I can understand … Continue reading

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NASA Publishes FY 2011 Service Contract Inventory

The National Aeronautics and Space Administration has published the Fiscal Year 2011 and the FY 2010 inventories of contracts for services. The inventories provide information on service contract actions over $25,000. The information is organized by function to show how contracted … Continue reading

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