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VA Acquisition Regulation Updates

Revisions to the Department of Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR) are made via VA Acquisition Updates.  Should you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the Procurement Policy Service Office.   Note:  You may need to visit the VA Viewer Software page to view these documents.

VAAR Updates
Update NumberDateVAAR Part(s) UpdatedSummary of Update
2008-19 10/04/2019 801, 815, 816, 837, 849, 852, and 871. Revisions to the VAAR that were published in a Federal Register Notice as a final rule at 84 FR 46448 (document number 2019-17824) on September 4, 2019 with an effective date of October 4, 2019, and which adopted as a final rule the proposed rule published September 7, 2018.
2008-18 09/30/2019 823, 824, 826, 843, and 852. Revisions to the VAAR that were published in a Federal Register Notice as a final rule at 84 FR 45679 (document number 2019-18524) on August 30, 2019 with an effective date of September 30, 2019, and which adopted as a final rule the proposed rule published November 29, 2018.
2008-17 09/11/2019 801. Updates the language set forth in Class Deviation from VA Acquisition Regulation 801.690-3, 801.690-4, 801.690-6 and801.690-7, dated July 12, 2019, and changes the authority to appoint and terminate Contracting Officers.
2008-16 08/15/2019 819 and 852. Interim revisions issued via an approved Class Deviation from the Department of Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR) parts 819 and 852.
2008-15 07/24/2019 817 and 852. Revisions to the VAAR that were published in a Federal Register Notice as a final rule at 84 FR 29391 (document number 2019-12759) on June 24, 2019 with an effective date of July 24, 2019, and which adopted as a final rule the proposed rule published December 27, 2018.
2008-14 06/12/2019 808 Revisions based on an active VAAR Class Deviation issued on May 20, 2019 and effective until rescinded or incorporated into the official eCFR revised VAAR.
2008-13 04/18/2019 801, 825, 836, 842, 846, 852, and 853. Revisions to the VAAR that were published in a Federal Register Notice as a final rule at 84 FR 9968 (document number 2019-04900) on March 19, 2019, with an effective date of April 18, 2019, and which adopted as a final rule the proposed rule published September 7, 2018.
2008-12 01/25/2019 813 and 836. Provides text revisions based on active VAAR Class Deviations issued from August 7, 2018 through January 25, 2019 and still effective, until rescinded or incorporated into the official eCFR revised VAAR.
2008-11 10/31/2018 801, 811, 832, and 852. Revisions to the VAAR that were published in a Federal Register Notice as a final rule at 83 FR 49302 (document number 2018-18984) on October 1, 2018, and which adopted as a final rule the proposed rule published on March 26, 2018.
2008-10 10/24/2018 829, 846, 847, 852, and 870. Revisions to the VAAR that were published in a Federal Register Notice as a final rule at 83 FR 48257 (document number 2018-20323) on September 24, 2018, and which adopted as a final rule the proposed rule published on April 25, 2018.
2008-09 10/18/2018 844 and 845. Revisions to the VAAR that were published in a Federal Register Notice as a final rule at 83 FR 47097 (document number 2018-20183) on September 18, 2018, and which adopted as a final rule the proposed rule published on April 6, 2018.
2008-08 10/12/2018 831, 833, 852 and 871. Revisions to the VAAR that were published in a Federal Register Notice as a final rule at 83 FR 46413 (document number 2018-18985) on September 13, 2018, and which adopted as a final rule the proposed rule published on April 6, 2018.
2008-07 10/12/2018 801, 807, 809, 811, 813, 814, 819, 832, 852 and 853. Provides text revisions based on active VAAR Class Deviations issued from February 9, 2018 through July 31, 2018 and still effective, until rescinded or incorporated into the official eCFR revised VAAR.
2008-06 05/16/2018 803, 814, and 822. Incorporates revisions to the VAAR that were published in a Federal Register Notice as a final rule at 83 FR 16206 (document number 2018-07833) on April 16, 2018, and which adopted as a final rule the proposed rule published on May 17, 2017.
2008-05 03/23/2018 816, 828, and 852. Incorporates revisions to the VAAR that were published in a Federal Register Notice as a final rule at 83 FR 7401 (document number 2018-03164) on February 21, 2018, and which adopted as a final rule the proposed rule published on March 23, 2017.
2008-04 02/09/2018 808 and 836 Incorporates interim revisions issued via approved Class Deviations to the Department of Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR) issued from from September 9, 2010, through June 30, 2017, and still effective, until rescinded or incorporated into the official eCFR revised VAAR.
2008-03 08/29/2017 801, 802, 804, 806, 808, 809, 810, 812, 813, 815, 816, 817, 819, 832, 842, 852, 853, and 873 Incorporates interim revisions issued via approved Class Deviations to the Department of Veterans Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR) issued from September 9, 2010 through June 30, 2017 and still effective, until rescinded or incorporated into the official eCFR revised VAAR.  The inserts also incorporate revised text at VAAR 819.307 from a final rule previously published in the Federal Register.
2008-02 12/27/2012 832 and 852 Incorporates final rule, 77 FR 70708, to require contractors to submit payment requests in electronic form.
2008-01 12/08/2009 802, 804, 808, 809, 813, 815, 817, 819, 828, and 852 Under this final rule, 74 FR 64619, a VA contracting officer may restrict competition to contracting with SDVOSBs or VOSBs under certain conditions.