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Upcoming GSA MAS Refresh 10

General Services Administration, Federal Acquisition Service recently issued a notification of an upcoming Refresh 10 citing the following changes to the current Multiple Award Schedule (MAS) solicitation #47QSMD20R0001;

A: Changes Applicable to Overall MAS Solicitation: 

1. Update SCP-FSS-001 to clarify that remanufactured items are allowable under certain SINs; however, refurbished, reconditioned, repaired items are not within scope of the MAS Solicitation. See SCP-FSS-001 document in the attachment section below for the revised language.

  NOTE: Minor changes to the SIN description will be made to the 6 SINs, that include remanufactured items, to clarify the scope of each SIN.

2. Incorporate updated Service Contract Labor Standards (SCLS) Wage Determination.

3. Incorporate revised clause FAR 52.222-55, Minimum Wages for Contractor Workers, in order to implement Executive Order (EO) 14026, Increasing the Minimum Wage for Federal Contractors.

4. Delete clause I-FSS-163, Option to Extend the Term of the Contract (Evergreen) (APR 2000) and replace with new clause, GSAR 552.238-116, Option to Extend the Term of the FSS Contract.

5. Incorporate various clause and provision updates, as necessary, through Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2022-4 and GSAR Change 149.

B: Changes Applicable to Specific Large Category, Subcategory or SIN:

1. Facilities (B):

a. Summary of changes for Facilities Solutions Subcategory (B03):

  • Combine SINs 541513 and 561210SB and move items previously awarded under SIN 541513 to SIN 561210SB.
  • Terminate SIN 541513 on 3/31/2022.
  • Revise SIN 561210SB title.

2. Furniture and Furnishings (C):

a. Summary of changes for Packaged Furniture Subcategory (C07):

  • Revise Packaged Furniture Subcategory Instructions.
  • Require the establishing of schedule-level Contractor Teaming Arrangements (CTAs) under the Packaged Furniture Subcategory to meet order requirements.

NOTE: Existing contractors will have 180 days to incorporate these changes.

3. Miscellaneous (G):

a. Summary of changes for Complementary SINs Subcategory (G06):

  • Apply administrative changes to the OLM SIN description.

GSA FAS will issue a bilateral modification to apply the changes to existing MAS contracts. Contractors will have 90 days to accept the mass mod.

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