Another Delay for SAM?
System for Award Management (SAM) is a federal government database that will eventually combine the data from multiple databases or systems to provide a single portal for contractors, grantees, and federal agencies. In July 2011, eight systems were projected to be included in SAM by the end of 2014. Currently, only four systems, Central Contractor Registration (CCR), Online Representation and Certifications Application (ORCA), Excluded Parties List System (EPLS) and Federal Agency Registration (FedReg) have been combined. On July 31, 2014, the president issued an Executive Order (Order): Fair Pay and Safe Workplaces . It requires federal contractors submitting an offer for a contract of goods. Read More.
Topics: Administrator of General Services Administration "GSA", Central Contractor Registration "CCR", Data Collection, Director of Office Management and Budget "OMB", Excluded Parties List System "EPLS", Fair Pay, Federal Acquisition Regulation "FAR", Federal Agencies, Federal Agency Registration "FedReg", Federal Awardee Performance Integrity Information System "FAPIIS", Federal Government, Government Contractors, Online Representation and Certifications App;ication "ORCA", Secretary of Labor, System for Award Management "SAM", U.S. Department of Labor, Workplace Safety