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For federal IT vendors, a lot to like in House, Senate Defense bills

House and Senate versions of the 2016 National Defense Authorization Act include numerous acquisition reform provisions, including several that press DoD to embrace commercial technology.

Tags: DoD , Congress , Industry , Acquisition , ITAPS , Erica McCann , Pamela Walker , Trey Hodgkins , Defense Authorization bill , House Armed Services Committee , Senate Armed Services Committee , Jared Serbu

Thursday - 05/28/2015, 03:59am EDT
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Small companies to take on bigger contracts under SBA proposed rule

A new rule proposed by the Small Business Administration could help small companies team up to go after larger government contracts, says John Shoraka, associate administrator of government contracting and business at SBA.

Tags: SBA , contracting , John Shoraka , Federal Drive , Jory Heckman , Defense Authorization bill

Tuesday - 01/20/2015, 11:31am EST
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IT acquisition reform bill gets consensus, inches closer to passage

House Oversight and Government Reform and Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs committees agree on trimmed down version of the Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act (FITARA). Now it's up to the armed services committees to keep FITARA in the Defense Authorization bill.

Tags: Technology , Acquisition , Congress , House Oversight and Government Reform Commitee , Rich Beutel , Troy Cribb , Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Reform Committee , Senate Armed Services Committee , House Armed Services Committee , Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act , NCMA , Jay Maroney , Defense Authorization bill , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 11/05/2014, 04:11am EST
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Col. Max Maxwell, strategic initiatives officer, Judge Advocate General

A new law targeting sexual assault in the military means big changes to its judicial system.

Tags: Defense Authorization bill , Judge Advocate General , Colonel Max Maxwell , Uniform Code of Military Justice , sexual assault

Thursday - 03/20/2014, 09:48am EDT
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Rep. Connolly says momentum is building for IT procurement reforms

Sen. Jean Shaheen (D-N.H.) introduced an amendment to the upper chamber's version of the Defense Authorization Act that closely mirrors the House's Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act. The House passed its version in June. The White House still hasn't officially weighed in on FITARA.

Tags: Congress , OMB , Technology , Gerry Connolly , Tom Carper , Jean Shaheen , Federal IT Acquisition Reform Act , Defense Authorization bill , HealthCare.gov , CIO authorities , Jason Miller

Wednesday - 11/27/2013, 04:11am EST
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HUD buying into shared services; renewed push to merge DoD's CIO

In his Inside the Reporter's Notebook feature, Executive Editor Jason Miller shares news and buzz in the acquisition and IT communities that you may have missed this week.

Tags: Technology , Acquisition , HUD , Treasury , Financial management , DoD , Bob Lentz , Defense Authorization bill , GSA , Dan Tangherlini , industrial funding fee , Inside the Reporters Notebook , Jason Miller

Monday - 06/24/2013, 05:29am EDT
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House approves IT reform amendment to Defense bill

The first major IT reform bill in a decade has cleared the first of three hurdles to become law. The bill would empower CIOs by reducing the number of people with that title to one per agency, and give that person authority over the IT budget and personnel decisions.

Tags: Technology , Congress , Darrell Issa , Gerry Connolly , FITARA , House Oversight and Government Reform Committee , Defense Authorization bill , Jason Miller

Friday - 06/14/2013, 05:53pm EDT
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