Tag Archives: System for Award Management (SAM)

Highest-Level Who? What Contractors Need to Know About the New FAR Provisions Requiring the Disclosure of Immediate and Highest-Level Ownership

Back in May, a final rule issued by the Department of Defense (DoD), General Services Administration (GSA), and National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) imposed new disclosure requirements on federal contractors. Contractors will now be required to disclose whether they are owned or controlled by another business entity during their System for Award Management (SAM) … Continue Reading

Out with the CCR and ORCA; in with the SAM

On July 30, 2012, the new System for Award Management (“SAM”) spread its wings and launched online at SAM.gov. This new database is intended to combine numerous federal procurement systems into one new, streamlined system. Specifically, the procurement systems that will be transferred to SAM include the following: Central Contractor Registration (CCR)/ Federal Agency Registration … Continue Reading