Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 108 Part 4.djvu/672

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108 STAT. 3306 PUBLIC LAW 103-355—OCT. 13, 1994 such report shall be available to any Member of Congress upon request. » "(8) The head of an executive agency may not delegate responsibilities under this subsection to any person in a position below level IV of the Executive Schedule. "(9) In this subsection, the term 'remedy coordination official', with respect to an executive agency, means the person or entity in that executive agency who coordinates within that executive agency the administration of criminal, civil, administrative, and contractual remedies resulting from investigations of fraud or corruption related to procurement activities.". 41 USC 255 note. (f) RELATIONSHIP TO PROMPT PAYMENT REQUIREMENTS.—The amendments made by this section are not intended to impair or modify procedures required by the provisions of chapter 39 of title 31, United States Code, and the regulations issued pursuant to such provisions of law (as such procedures are in effect on the date of the enactment of this Act), except that the Government may accept payment terms offered by a contractor offering a commercial item. PART III—ACQUISITIONS GENERALLY SEC. 2091. GOVERNMENT-WIDE APPLICATION OF PAYMENT PROTEC- TIONS FOR SUBCONTRACTORS AND SUPPLIERS. Section 806 of the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Years 1992 and 1993 (Public Law 102-190; 10 U.S.C. 2301 note) is amended by striking out subsection (c) and inserting in lieu thereof the following: "(c) GOVERNMENT-WIDE APPLICABILITY.—The Federal Acquisition Regulatory Council (established by section 25(a) of the Office of Federal Procurement Policy Act) shall modify the Federal Acquisition Regulation (issued pursuant to section 25(c)(1) of the (3ffice of Federal Procurement Policy Act (41 U.S.C. 421(c)(1)) to apply Government-wide the requirements that the Secretary is required under subsection (a) to prescribe in regulations applicable with respect to the Department of Defense contracts.". Subtitle B—Cost Principles PART I—ARMED SERVICES ACQUISITIONS SEC. 2101. ALLOWABLE CONTRACT COSTS. (a) EXTENSION OF COVERAGE TO COAST GUARD AND NASA; OTHER MISCELLANEOUS AMENDMENTS. —Section 2324 of title 10, United States Code, is amended as follows: (1) Subsection (a) is amended— (A) by inserting after "(a)" the following: "INDIRECT X COST THAT VIOLATES A FAR COST PRINCIPLE. — "; (B) by striking out "Secretary of Defense" and inserting in lieu thereof "head of an agency^'; (C) by striking out "Department of Defense" and inserting in lieu thereof "agency"; and (D) by striking out "the Department of Defense Supplement" and inserting in lieu thereof "applicable agency supplement". (2) Subsection (b) is amended—