Contracting officers must involve the Regional Labor Advisors in all labor relation actions outlined in FAR Part 22, as required. AFI 64-106, Air Force Industrial Labor Relations Activities, identifies the Regional Labor Advisors and their assigned geographical areas.
(e) See MP5301.601(a)(i) regarding authority to designate contracts requiring contractors to report actual or potential labor disputes to the contracting activity in addition to the following:
(i) Construction contracts in excess of the simplified acquisition threshold (SAT);
(ii) Service contracts in excess of the SAT; and,
(b)(ii) See MP5301.601(a)(i).
(a) The contracting officer is designated the agency approving official.
5322.302 Liquidated Damages and Overtime Pay
(c) The Regional Labor Advisors are the agency officials responsible for acting on appeals in accordance with DFARS 222.302(2). The Chief Air Force Labor Advisor (SAF/AQCA) and the Regional Labor Advisors are authorized to take the actions in accordance with FAR 22.302(c).
(a)(8) See MP5301.601(a)(i).
(d) See MP5301.601(a)(i).