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Acquisition Updates

Revisions to the Department of Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR) are made via VA Acquisition Updates.  Should you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the Procurement Policy Service Office.   Note:  You may need to visit the VA Viewer Software page to view these documents.

VAAR Updates
Update NumberDateVAAR Part(s) UpdatedSummary of Update
2008-02 12/27/2012 832 and 852 Incorporates final rule, 77 FR 70708, to require contractors to submit payment requests in electronic form
2008-01 12/08/2009 802, 804, 808, 809, 813, 815, 817, 819, 828, and 852 Under this final rule, 74 FR 64619, a VA contracting officer may restrict competition to contracting with SDVOSBs or VOSBs under certain conditions.