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Office of Acquisition and Logistics (OAL)


Information Letters

An Information Letter (IL) is used to release non-directive information.  Mandatory policies and procedures are published in the form of Directives, Handbooks, and Regulations.  Note:  You may need to visit the VA Viewer Software page to view these documents.

Download a list of acquisition related ILs that have been rescinded or otherwise determined to be obsolete.  If access to a rescinded/inactive IL is required, please contact the individual(s) listed in Acquisition Policy Flash! 17-28 for your respective organization.

IL NumberSubjectDated
001AL-11-01 Guidelines for Acquiring Office Supplies 10/14/2010
IL NumberSubjectDated
001AL-10-04 Changes in Biomedical Equipment Repair Services by the VA Service and Distribution Center 01/13/2010
001AL-10-06 New Guidelines for Placing Items and Services on the AbilityOne Procurement List 04/28/2010
IL NumberSubjectDated
001AL-09-11 Guidance for Recycling of X-ray film and Precious Metals 08/11/2009
IL NumberSubjectDated
049-08-05 Draft Notice on Report of Survey (ROS) Timelines (Attachment included) 05/16/2008
IL NumberSubjectDated
049-06-3 Receipt of Security Items 02/16/2006
IL NumberSubjectDated
049-05-10 Establishment of Louis P. Nangeroni Award for Excellence in Logistics 08/03/2005
IL NumberSubjectDated
049-04-3 Indefinite-Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) Contract for Construction 01/07/2004
IL NumberSubjectDated
90-01-6 Contractor Personnel Security Requirements; Current VA-SBA Partnership Agreement 07/16/2001
IL NumberSubjectDated
90-00-1 Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Inspector General Audit and Advisory Services 01/30/2000
90-00-3 Forthcoming Policy Changes on Firearms and Motor Vehicles 06/21/2000
IL NumberSubjectDated
90-97-1 Interim Acquisition Guidance for Health Care Resources Sharing Authority (Public Law 104-262) 11/13/1996
90-97-10 Preparation of Proposed VAAR Changes 04/24/1997