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FAR 15 Acquisition Flowchart for USG/Prime/Subtier

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FAR 15 TINA Acquisition Proposal Process 

Acronym Key


CA - Competition Analysis

CAR - Cost Analysis Report

CBOM - Consolidated Bill of Material

CED - Commerciality Exception Determination

DCAA - Defense Contract Audit Agency

DCMA - Defense Contract Management

FAR 15 - Federal Acquisition Regulation part 15

RFP - Request For Proposal

SCM - Supply Chain Management

TINA - Truth In Negotiations Act


RFP Received


Adequate Below TINA

Adequate Above TINA


Customer/SubtierContracts Issued and Signed

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