July 9, 2009, 12:00 am ET - Amendment SA 1434 proposed by Senator Coburn to Amendment SA 1373.
July 9, 2009, 9:13 pm ET - Coburn Amdt. No. 1434
Full Text of this Amendment
At the appropriate place, insert the following:
Sec. __. (a) Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, none of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available by this Act may be used to make any payment in connection with a contract unless the contract is awarded using competitive procedures in accordance with the requirements of section 303 of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (41 U.S.C. 253), section 2304 of title 10, United States Code, and the Federal Acquisition Regulation.
(b) Notwithstanding any other provision of this Act, none of the funds appropriated or otherwise made available by this Act may be awarded by grant unless the process used to award such grant uses competitive procedures to select the grantee or award recipient.
(As printed in the Congressional Record for the Senate on Jul 8, 2009.)