Accession Number : ADA327876

Title :   Major System Acquisition: A Discussion of the Application of OMB Circular No. A-109.

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF FEDERAL PROCUREMENT POLICY WASHINGTON DC

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Report Date : AUG 1976

Pagination or Media Count : 38

Abstract : On April 5, 1976, the Director, Office of Management and Budget (0MB) and the Administrator, Office of Federal Procurement Policy (OFPP), issued a new policy for the acquisition of major systems by all executive branch agencies. The new policy, 0MB Circular No. A-109, is intended to effect reforms that will reduce cost overruns. p5

Descriptors :   *POLICIES, ACQUISITION, GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT, MANAGEMENT, BUDGETS, COST OVERRUNS.

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Government and Political Science

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE