PART 2017 - SPECIAL CONTRACTING METHODS
Authority: 42 U.S.C. 2201; 42 U.S.C. 5841; 41 U.S.C. 481(b).
Source: 64 FR 49334, Sept. 10, 1999, unless otherwise noted.
Subpart 2017.2 - Options
(a) The contracting officer may approve non-competitive extensions, within the limits of his/her delegation, to five-year contracts up to a total of an additional 6 months for the purpose of completing the competitive process for a follow-on contract if the request for procurement action for a follow-on or replacement contract was received in the Division of Contracts and Property Management not less than 6 months before the end of the fifth year.
(b) Other extensions beyond five years must be approved by the Competition Advocate.