Enclosure (1) to COMDTINST 5224.3
An officer or employee of an organization within an executive agency that is
an actual or prospective offeror to perform the activity.
The head of any labor organization referred to in section 7103(a)(4) of title 5,
United States Code, that includes within its membership officers or
employees of an organization referred to in (3) above.
b. Time for Submission of Challenge. An initial challenge to a list shall be submitted
to the executive agency concerned within 30 days after the publication of OMB's
Federal Register notice stating the inventory is available. The challenge must set
forth the reasons for the interested party's belief that the particular activity should
be reclassified in accordance with OFPP Policy Letter 92-1.
c. Decision on Appeal. The head of an executive agency shall make the decision on
appeals. Office of the Secretary of Transportation (OST) delegated appeal
decision authority to Coast Guard officials. The Director of Finance and
Procurement is the Coast Guard's official responsible for receiving and deciding
any challenges resulting from the inventory. The final decision shall be a written
notification together with an explanation of the rationale for the decision.
Interested parties may appeal an adverse decision made by the Director of Finance
and Procurement to the Commandant.
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