(c)Adopted Recommendations:The Panel has adopted recommendations presented by the Small Business, Interagency Contracting, and Performance-Based Acquisition Working Groups. While additional recommendations from some of these working groups are likely, the public is encouraged to review and comment on the recommendations adopted by the Panel to date by going tohttp://acquisition.gov/comp/aap/index.htmland selecting the link for “Adopted Recommendations.”
(d)Availability of Meeting Materials:Please see the Panel's Web site for any available materials, including draft agendas and minutes. Questions/issues of particular interest to the Panel are also available to the public on this web site on its front page, including “Questions for Government Buying Agencies,” “Questions for Contractors that Sell Commercial Goods or Services to the Government,” “Questions for Commercial Organizations,” and an issue raised by one Panel member regarding the rules of interpretation and performance of contracts and liabilities of the parties entitled “Revised Commercial Practices Proposal for Public Comment.” The Panel encourages the public to address any of these questions/issues in written statements to the Panel.
(e)Procedures for Providing Public Comments:It is the policy of the Panel to accept written public comments of any length, and to accommodate oral public comments whenever possible. Please see previously publishedFederal RegisterNotices for July 2006 opportunities for oral public comments at the Panel's Web site under the link forFederal RegisterNotices (http://acquisition.gov/comp/aap/index.html). The Panel Staff expects that public statements presented orally or in writing will be focused on the Panel's statutory charter and working group topics, and not be repetitive of previously submitted oral or written statements, and that comments will be relevant to the issues under discussion.
Written Comments:Written comments should be supplied to the DFO at the address/contact information given in thisFederal RegisterNotice in one of the following formats (Adobe Acrobat, WordPerfect, Word, or Rich Text files, in IBM-PC/Windows 98/2000/XP format).Please note:Because the Panel operates under the provisions of the Federal Advisory Committee Act, as amended, all public presentations will be treated as public documents and will be made available for public inspection, up to and including being posted on the Panel's Web site.
(f)Meeting Accommodations:Individuals requiring special accommodation to access the public meetings listed above should contact Ms. Auletta at least five business days prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements can be made.
Designated Federal Officer (Executive Director), Acquisition Advisory Panel.