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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
2008-06 05/16/2018 816, 828, and 852. Incorporates revisions to the VAAR that were published in a Federal Register Notice as a final rule at 83 FR 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Acquisition Regulation (VAAR) issued from from September 9, 2010, through June 30, 2017, and still effective, until rescinded or incorporated into the official eCFR revised VAAR.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Affairs Acquisition Regulation (VAAR) issued from September 9, 2010 through June 30, 2017 and still effective, until rescinded or incorporated into the official eCFR revised VAAR.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.