TITLE

Agencies Are Not Maximizing Opportunities for Competition or Savings under Blanket Purchase Agreements despite Significant Increase in Usage

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
GAO Reports;10/9/2009, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the September 2009 report of the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, House of Representatives concerning contract management of the country. It discusses the usage of civilian agencies on the schedule blanket purchase agreements (BPAs) for services and the receive discounts from schedule pricing. It also highlights the procedures and discounts in instituting schedule BPAs.
ACCESSION #
45032949

 

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