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Executive Office of the President

Reduce the Size of the Paperwork Reduction Act Statement

I suggest you reduce the written requirements of the Paperwork Reduction Act. This will reduce printing, paper, and mailing costs. The Paperwork Reduction Act Statement is required on all government forms. The Social Security Administation alone has several thousand forms on which the statement must appear. Making this statement more concise will also result in clearer, more readable forms.

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Centralize Civilian agency Contracting and Procurement

I suggest you...Reorganize the (non-DOD) Acquisition Workforce so each federal Department has trained and qualified CO and COTR staff trained and supported by a technical contracting office within the OMB. CO and COTR staff would specialize by contract type, size, and complexity and be deployed to specific working assignments within federal agencies and Departments. Quality Assurance and consistent training would be... more »

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Require Clinger Cohen Act Awareness Certification on OMB Exhibit 53/300 Submissions

Increase Clinger Cohen Act (CCA) literacy. Professionalize how Clinger Cohen Act is implemented by requiring all information technology personnel have the Core Competencies added to their training portfolio. Introduce annual Clinger Cohen Act training. Require agencies certify in their annual 53s/300s that IT program personnel have read the Clinger Cohen Act Core Competencies. Like so many excellent laws, the Clinger... more »

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