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house Bill H.R. 3071

Federal Acquisition Savings Act of 2017

Bill Details

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Title

Federal Acquisition Savings Act of 2017

Official Title

To require executive agencies to consider equipment rental in any cost-effectiveness analysis for equipment acquisition, and for other purposes.

Summary

Federal Acquisition Savings Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill requires: (1) each executive agency to consider equipment rental in any cost-effectiveness analysis for equipment acquisition; and (2) the Government Accountability Office, within two years, to report on decisions of the agencies with the highest levels of acquisition spending, and of a sample of agencies with lower levels of such spending, to acquire high-value equipment by lease, rental, or purchase.

bill Progress


  • Not enacted
    The President has not signed this bill
  • The senate has not voted
      senate Committees
      Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
  • The house Passed November 14th, 2017
    Roll Call Vote 395 Yea / 0 Nay
      house Committees
      Committee on Oversight and Reform
    IntroducedJune 27th, 2017

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