A FAR case has been opened concerning “Higher-Level Contract Quality Requirements” to implement portions of Section 818 the FY2012 NDAA.
Here is the status included with the 7 September “Open Cases Report”:
Case Number: 2012-032
Part Number: 46
Title: (S) Higher-Level Contract Quality Requirements
Synopsis: Revises part 46 to implement portion of section 818 of NDAA for FY2012 requirements to provide a defined higher-level quality standard specific to “critical application items.”
Status: 08/30/2012 FAR principals opened case for staff level proposed FAR rule. DAR staff processing.
See “FAR Open Cases Report”