Tag Archives: Office of Management and Budget

Don’t Miss Your Opportunity to Comment on OMB’s Government-Wide Grant and Cooperative Agreement Reforms

This post was also written by Stephanie E. Giese. The Office of Management and Budget (“OMB”) recently proposed government-wide reforms to federal policies that could significantly impact organizations (other than for-profit organizations) performing federal grants and cooperative agreements. See Reform of Federal Policies Relating to Grants and Cooperative Agreements; Cost Principles and Administrative Requirements (including the … Continue Reading

One Strike and You’re Out? Debating the Need for Instituting Mandatory Suspension and Debarment Procedures

To mandate or not to mandate the use of suspension and debarment – that is the current question up for debate among federal agencies and government officials. As criticism of agencies for failure to utilize or enforce suspension and debarment procedures continues, the idea of mandating the use of these procedures as punishment for indictments … Continue Reading