22.1701 Applicability.

      (a) This subpart applies to all acquisitions.

      (b) The requirement at 22.1703(c) for a certification and compliance plan applies only to any portion of a contract or subcontract that-

           (1) Is for supplies, other than commercially available off-the-shelf (COTS) items, to be acquired outside the United States, or services to be performed outside the United States; and

           (2) Has an estimated value that exceeds $550,000.