H.R.1577 - VA Procurement Efficiency and Transparency Act116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1] (Introduced 03/06/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Veterans' Affairs|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/29/2019 Referred to the Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1577 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/06/2019)
VA Procurement Efficiency and Transparency Act
This bill addresses procurement procedures in the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). Specifically, the bill requires the VA to record the amount of any cost savings realized by using competitive procedures in awarding contracts reported in the Federal Procurement Data System (or successor systems).
The VA shall make available and use on a VA-wide basis the standardized procurement templates already used internally at certain VA offices.