National Defense Authorization Act

SBA publishes new rule designed to help small federal contractors demonstrate prior experience


From Aug. 22, small businesses will be able to use prior experience from joint ventures and prime contracts with subcontracting plans.

Watchdog greenlights partial repayment for TMF projects


GAO says the TMF Board still has an obligation to ensure the solvency of the IT modernization fund.

New legislation includes Pentagon pilot program for negotiating software data rights


Data rights have long been a point of contention between the DOD and industry.

Senators want Pentagon to create new JADC2 joint force headquarters


The Senate Armed Services Committee wants the new headquarters to be established by the start of October.

Senators seek update on DHS, DOT cybersecurity efforts for transportation systems


The ransomware attack on Colonial Pipeline in 2021 and the fact that only 60% of state and local transit agencies have a cyber plan in place have lawmakers worried.

Congress passes defense policy bill with boosts to R&D and cybersecurity


The legislation includes a few new requirements for the CMMC. Trade groups touted its passage.