DEFENSE SECURITY COOPERATION AGENCY
MEMORANDUM FOR :
DEPUTY UNDER SECRETARY OF THE AIR FORCE
Revision to Code "G5" for Afghanistan Security Forces Fund (ASFF) Letters of Offer and Acceptance (LOAs), DSCA Policy 10-48 [SAMM E-Change 167]
This memorandum revises code "G5" to track funds authorized under the National Defense Authorization Act, 2010 (P.L. 111-84) and appropriated under the Department of Defense Appropriations Act, 2010 (P.L. 111-118), as supplemented by the Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2010 (P.L. 111-212). Funds provided under the Defense Appropriations Act, 2010 (P.L. 111-118) expire on September 30, 2011. Funds provided under the Supplemental Appropriation Act, 2010 (P.L. 111-212) also expire on September 30, 2011.
As a matter of policy, all Pseudo LOA documents using the "G5" country code should be expended as well as fully reconciled and closed on or before July 31, 2016.
The Defense Security Cooperation Agency must authorize and will assign use of this code for Pseudo LOA documents. The following information applies:
This change will be included in the automated version of the SAMM found on the DSCA Web Page as SAMM E-Change 167.
If you have any questions concerning the attached guidance, please contact Mr. Kent Bell, DSCA-STR/POL, firstname.lastname@example.org, (703) 604-6612.
Instructions for Preparing Pseudo Letters of Offer and Acceptance (LOAs)
Contracts to carry out a Pseudo LOA may not rely on title 10 United States Code (U.S.C.) section 2304 (c) (4), implemented by the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) 6.302-4, International Agreement (directed source), as authority to award using other than full an open competition. Any sole source purchases must be justified and approved in accordance with other statutory authority found in title 10 U.S.C. using procedures applicable to United States Government appropriated-funded purchases.
LOA Notes for P.L. 111-84/111-118, as supplemented by P.L. 111-212, Pseudo LOAs