Amendment extends to the new contracting officer of the various civilian agencies, including the new Department of Homeland Security, the same powers available to contracting officers of the Department of Defense in their dealings with Federal Prison Industries.

Purpose:

An amendment to extend the power of contracting officers for various civilian agencies by giving them the same power as the contracting officer for the Department of Defense.

House Amendment Code:

(A005)

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