Commerce Acquisition Directives

information Departmental Directives are maintained by the Office of Privacy and Open Government (OPOG). The links in the tables below point to the OPOG website.

Department Organization Orders (DOOs)

Number Title Effective Date
DOO 20-26 Director for Acquisition Management 04/06/2011

Department Administrative Orders (DAOs)

Number Title Effective Date 
DAO 200-0 Department of Commerce Handbooks and Manuals 12/24/1996
DAO 200-1 Primary Directives System 12/24/1996
DAO 201-45 Departmental Oversight of Major Systems 06/04/1993
DAO 208-2 Contracting Authority 12/03/2004
DAO 208-3 Major System Acquisitions for the Department 12/09/1997
DAO 208-5 Contracting (Procurement) Review and Approval Requirements 10/09/1984
DAO 208-5 Contracting (Procurement) Review and Approval Requirements, Amendment 1 02/01/1985
DAO 208-5 Contracting (Procurement) Review and Approval Requirements, Amendment 2 11/10/1986
DAO 208-5 Contracting (Procurement) Review and Approval Requirements, Amendment 3 03/24/1988
DAO 208-10 Management of Contracted Services 01/01/1995
DAO 208-15 Acquisition Planning 03/18/2011

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