DATE: March 28, 2022
SUBJECT: Acquisition Guide Chapter 19.2 Revision, Small Business Program
SUMMARY: The Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) states that contracting officers may set aside solicitations to allow only small businesses to compete. Small business prime contractors are subject to limitations on subcontracting. This update adds guidance on the limitations.
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