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EPA DBE Memorandums

The following is a list of all memorandums EPA recently issued directly related to EPA’s DBE Program:

Issuing Office Date Issued Memo Title Changes to DBE Program
Office of Small Business Programs March 8, 2016 Suspended Use of Forms Associated with Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Participation in Financial Assistance Agreements

Suspends the use of the following forms associated with the DBE Rule:

  • EPA Form 6100-2
  • EPA Form 6100-3
  • EPA Form 6100-4
  • EPA Form 6100-1a
  • EPA Form 6100-1b
  • EPA Form 6100-1c
  • EPA Form 6100-1d
  • EPA Form 6100-1e
  • EPA Form 6100-1f
  • EPA Form 6100-1g
  • EPA Form 6100-1h
  • EPA Form 6100-1i
Office of Grants and Debarment September 7, 2018 RAIN-2018-G04: Micro-Purchase and Simplified Acquisition Threshold for Procurements by EPA Assistance Agreement Recipients and Subrecipients Increases the reporting threshold to $250,000 and to provide that the threshold will be automatically revised whenever the Simplified Acquisition Threshold at 2 CFR 200.88 or successor regulations is adjusted. (See also Cover Note on EPA Form 5700-52A.)
Office of Grants and Debarment October 1, 2019 RAIN-2019-G10: Class Exception for Fair Share Objectives Pursuant to 40 CFR Part 33, Subpart D and EPA MBE/WBE Certification Pursuant to 40 CFR Part 33, Subpart B Provides a temporary class exception to the entirety of Subpart D of 40 CFR Part 33 (Fair Share Objectives) and provides a class exception permanently suspending the EPA MBE/WBE certification program under §33.204(a)(3).