DATE: March 21, 2022

SUBJECT: Update to Acquisition Guide Chapter 30.201, DOE's Oversight of Certain Contractor Defined Benefit Pension Plans and Its Effect on Contracts, Cost Accounting Standards Compliance, and Audits

TO: HCAs/Procurement Directors/Contracting Officers
FROM: Director, Contract and Financial Assistance Policy Division, Office of Policy, Office of Acquisition Management

SUMMARY: The attached Acquisition Guide Chapter on the DOE's Oversight of Certain Contractor Defined Benefit Pension Plans and Its Effect on Contracts, Cost Accounting Standards Compliance, and Audits has been updated to delete outdated references to DOE O 350.1.

Questions concerning this policy flash should be directed to Joel Gonzalez, Director, Contractor Human Resources Policy Division (MA-612) at Joel.Gonzalez@Hq.Doe.Gov or (202) 287-1752.

Acquisition Guide Chapter 30.201 - DOE's Oversight of Certain Contractor Defined Benefit Pension Plans and Its Effect on Contracts, Cost Accounting Standards Compliance, and Audits - March 2022