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RECORD NUMBER: 34 OF 164
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Emergency contracting authorities|
|Author||Luckey, John R.|
|Publisher||Congressional Research Service, LIbrary of Congress,|
|Report Number||RS 22273|
|Subjects||Government purchasing--United States ; Public contracts--United States ; Contracts for work and labor--United States ; Contracting out--United States|
|Collation||6 p. ; 28 cm.|
"Order Code RS22273." "September 20, 2005." Updates can be received through CRS Web. Includes bibliographical references.
Hurricane Katrina has given rise to many emergency contracting situations. This report will attempt to identify and summarize the primary emergency contracting authorities which might be available to facilitate response to these situations. Generally, these authorities may be divided into two categories, general emergency authority, and emergency (or national interest) exceptions to general procurement statutes or regulations.