AUTHORITY: (42 U.S.C. 2201); (42 U.S.C. 5841); 41 U.S.C. 401 et seq.
Before placing paid advertisements in newspapers and trade journals to publicize contract actions, written authority must be obtained from the Director, Division of Contracts and Property Management, for Headquarters activities, or the Director, Division of Resource Management and Administration, within each regional office for a regional procurement.