Individual federal contractors will likely face increased conflict of interest scrutiny under a proposed regulation.
The rule, proposed April 2, would expand strictures against personal conflicts of interest beyond just contractors with non-governmental acquisition duties. That would make the scope of personal conflict of interest regulations match those controlling organizational conflict of interest.
Currently the Federal Acquisition Regulation limits the definition of personal conflict of interest to those performing jobs closely associated with inherently governmental acquisition work.
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