In December 2014 (79 FR 76047), the DoD provisionally implemented the final guidelines “Administrative Uniforms, Cost Principles, and Audit Requirements for Federal Awards”, published by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) on December 26, 2013 in 2 CFR Part 200 (Uniform Guidance – available at 78 FR 78589). The DoD then published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (7. November 2016 (81 FR 78382) which proposed to add Titles 2 CFR Parts 1126, 1128, 1130, 1132, 1134, 1136 and 1138 in order to meet the administrative requirements contained in the general conditions of doD grants and cooperation agreements in higher education institutions, non-profit organizations. States, local governments and Indian tribes. The Department of Defense Grant and Agreement Regulations (DoDGARs) implements, where appropriate, government grant statutes and guidelines and cooperation agreements to ensure that DoD offices conduct and manage grants in accordance with Agency directives. They need to be updated, in part following the publication to federal authorities of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) guidelines on administrative requirements, cost principles and audit requirements for federal grants, cooperation agreements and other support instruments (2 CFR Part 200). This rule provides much of the implementation of these guidelines, taking into account the administrative requirements to be included in the terms and conditions of the awards awarded by DoD Components to universities, nonprofits, states, local governments, and Indian tribes. 1. Within 30 calendar days of the decision of the authorising officer, you must either pay the amount due to the address indicated in the written notification or inform the delegate that you intend to appeal the decision. The appeal procedures are described in Article IV of the SRO. Start Printed Page 51211 e. 200.318 (e) with regard to intergovernmental or intergovernmental agreements; (a) OMB guidelines. (b) it thus implements the OMB guidelines in the following parts of 2 CFR Part 200, which apply to the general conditions of grants and cooperation agreements: (a) This part defines the standard terms of the general conditions of subcontracting for the allocation and management of beneficiaries` subawards under doD grants and cooperation agreements.
2. The decision of the person responsible for financial assistance is final, unless you choose to appeal, in which case we recommend the application of ADR procedures, as set out in Section C of this Article. . . .