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GOCO

Government Owned - Contractor Operated

GOGO

Government Owned-Government Operated

Government Reform Committee

One of two U.S. House of Representatives committees with jurisdiction over the JWOD Act.

GPO

Government Printing Office

Greening

Green Cleaning Program - Federal environmental initiative that encourages organizations to integrate health and environmental considerations in business decisions and practices.

GSA

General Services Administration

GSA Advantage

GSA Online Shopping System

HELP Committee

Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee that has jurisdiction over the JWOD Act.

HHS

Department of Health and Human Services

HUD

Department of Housing and Urban Development

IAJVS

International Association of Jewish Vocational Services

ID/IQ

Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity

IDEA

Individuals with Disabilities Act

IFB

Invitation for Bids

IMP

SourceAmerica's Integrated Marketing Plan

Impact (SEI)

Severe Economic Impact - An analysis is conducted when considering placing a service or product on the Procurement List that the current or most recent competitive contractor is not adversely impacted.

Indirect Labor

Any labor hours not falling in the category of Direct Labor.

JPID

AbilityOne Program Information Database for the U.S. AbilityOne Commission.

JWOD Act

Javits-Wagner-O'Day (JWOD) Act established an employment program designed to provide job opportunities for people who are blind or who have other significant disabilities. These jobs involve the sale of goods or services to the federal government.

KO

Contracting Officer (DOD activities)

LOB

Line of business

LSA

Labor Surplus Area

M&D

Manufacturing and Design

MIL-STD

Military Standard

MOD

Modification of Contract

MODAPTS

Modular Arrangements of Predetermined Time Standard

MOU

Memorandum of Understanding

MR

Military Resale

MSDS

Material Safety Data Sheet

NAVFAC

Navy Facilities Engineering Command

NAVSUP

Naval Supply Systems Command

NCSE

National Council of SourceAmerica Employers

NCWC

National Council of Work Centers

NESS

National Easter Seals Society

NEXCOM

Navy Exchange Command

NFB

National Federation of the Blind

NIB

National Industries for the Blind

NISH

SourceAmerica's name from 1974 - 2013

NLRB

National Labor Relations Board (part of DOL)

NLT

No Later Than

NNA

National Nonprofit Agency; the six (6) organizations that founded SourceAmerica.

NOD

National Organization on Disability

NPA (Nonprofit Agency)

NPA is an alternate term for CRP. NPAs are organizations that perform services or produce products with Contracting Activities that require a specific product or service.

NPR

Notice of Proposal to Regulate

NRFC

National Rehabilitation Facilities Coalition

NSN

National Stock Number

OD

Operations Directive

OFCCP

Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs

OFPP

Office of Federal Procurement Policy

OIG

Office of Inspector General

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