Subpart 5137.1 - Service Contracts - General
Department of Defense Instruction (DoDI) 5000.74, Defense Acquisition Services, dated 5 January 2016, is the primary authority for service acquisitions.
5137.104 Personal services contracts.
(b)(i) The head of the contracting activity (HCA) will make the determination as required by DFARS 237.104(b)(i) to authorize contracts pursuant to 10 U.S.C. 129b and 5 U.S.C. 3109. See Appendix GG for further delegation. When a blanket determination and findings (D&F) applies, the contracting officer will include in the contract file a copy of the blanket D&F and a statement signed by the contracting officer clearly showing why the blanket D&F is applicable to the proposed contract.
(S-90) Contracting officers will ensure that purchase requests for personal services in the areas listed in DA Pamphlet 25-91 (Visual Information Procedures) have been approved by the local multimedia/visual information activity. See Army Regulation 25-1.
5137.112 Government use of private sector temporaries.
Direct questions about acquisition of these services to the civilian personnel office.
5137.113-1 Waiver of cost allowability limitations.
5137.170 Approval of contracts and task orders for services.
5137.170-2 Approval requirements.
(a) Acquisition of services through a contract or task order that is not performance based.