DoD Class Deviation 2020-O0013 – CARES Act Section 3610 Implementation

The following information was released on behalf of the Principal Director, Defense Pricing and Contracting (DPC).

The purpose of Class Deviation 2020-00013 is to support affected DoD contractors using available acquisition tools to ensure that DoD remains a healthy, resilient, and responsive total force. Effective immediately, contracting officers are authorized to use Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement 231.205-79 (attached to the deviation at the link below) as a framework for implementation of Section 3610 of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act (Pub. L. 116-136).  A forthcoming implementation guidance memorandum and Frequently Asked Questions document will provide additional details.

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