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Can EPA waive any other provisions of the Procurement Standards in 2 CFR Part 200, if necessary, to respond to COVID-19?

Revised per the June 18, 2020 OMB Guidance.

EPA will make these determinations on a case by case basis. In addition, EPA has agency specific regulations at 40 CFR Part 33 on contracting with Disadvantaged Business Enterprises. See EPA's DBE Part 33 Exceptions webpage for instructions on how to request a waiver for all, or portions thereof, 40 CFR Part 33

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