H.R.5822 - Improving Standards in VA Contracting Act of 2016114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Boustany, Charles W., Jr. [R-LA-3] (Introduced 07/14/2016)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 07/14/2016 Referred to the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5822 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (07/14/2016)
Improving Standards in VA Contracting Act of 2016
This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to develop uniform policy guidelines for officials, including contracting officers, of the VA's Real Property Service of the Office of Construction and Facilities Management for evaluating potential lessors of property on which to build medical facilities.
Such guidelines shall include evaluating the potential lessor's: (1) past performance on federal contracts, (2) ability to control the property, and (3) conduct of proper due diligence prior to submitting an offer to enter a lease with the VA.