101-30.505 Assistance by Government suppliers.§ 101-30.505 Assistance by Government suppliers.
When a new item is to be introduced into an agency supply system, the agency establishing the need for the new item shall determine whether or not adequate identification data for cataloging the item are available. If the data are not available, the agency may specify in procurement documents the use of Federal Standard No. 5, Standard Guides for Preparation of Proposed Item Logistics Data Records, and submission of the cataloging data required by that standard to the contracting officer (for further processing in accordance with this subpart 101-30.5).[41 FR 11310, Mar. 18, 1976]