Glossary

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Description

   
ANC Alaska Native Corporation (ANC) and Indian Tribes - 1 of 13 corporations organized under the laws of the state of Alaska in accordance with the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act. Considered a minority and economically disadvantaged concern regardless of size.
CCR Central Contractor Registration - As of December 2002, the CCR system has eliminated the requirement to register separately within the Small Business Adminstration's (SBA) PRO-Net database. A vendor only needs to input business information in one database (CCR), which will then automtically populate the SBA databse.
DCMA Defense Contracting Management Agency - an independent combat support agency within the Department of Defense (DoD) responsible for ensuring Federal acquisition programs, supplies, and services are delivered on time, within cost and meet performance requirements.
DFAR Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations
DFAR Clause 252.219-7003 DFAR Clause 252.219-7003 - Small, Small Disadvantaged and Woman-Owned Small Business Subcontracting Plan
DFAR Clause 252.226-7000 DFAR Clause 252.226-7000 - Notice of Historically Black College or University and Minority Institution Set-Aside
DFARS Clause 252.226-7001 DFAR Clause 252.226-7000 - Utilization of Indian Organizations, Indian-Owned Economic Enterprises, and Native Hawaiian Small Business Concerns
DoD Department of Defense
FAR Federal Acquisition Regulation - was established to codify uniform policies for acquisition of supplies and services by executive agencies. It is issued and maintained jointly under the statutory authorities granted to the Secretary of Defense, Administrator of General Services and the Administrator, National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Statutory authorities to issue and revise the FAR have been delegated to the Procurement Executives in DOD, GSA and NASA.
FAR Clause 52.219-8 FAR Clause 52.219-8 - Utilization of Small Business Concerns (Clause 52.219-8)
FAR Clause 19.102 FAR Clause - 19.102 - Size standards
FAR Clause 52.219-9 FAR 52.219-9 - Small Business Subcontracting Plan (Clause 52.219-9)
GFY Government Fiscal Year - starts October 1st and ends September 30th.
HUBZone Historically Underutilized Business Zone Small Business - Historically Underutilized Business Zone (HUBZone) Small Business - small business concern that appears on the List of Qualified HUBZone Small Business Concerns maintained by the Small Business Administration. These small business concerns are located in economically distressed areas.
IIP Indian Incentive Program - The Department of Defense (DoD) Indian Incentive Program (IIP) strives to provide opportunities to Indian organizations and Indian-owned economic enterprises, by providing for the payment of 5 percent of the amount subcontracted to an Indian organization or Indian-owned economic enterprise at any sub-tier, when authorized under the terms of the contract. (FAR clause 52.226-1).
LM STS Lockheed Martin Simulation, Training & Support - aims to be a preeminent supplier of training solutions encompassing military and commercial platforms as well as staff training functions. The company already is a leading provider of modeling, simulation and mission rehearsal tools for military and civilian applications, focusing on live, virtual, and constructive training.
NAICS North American Industry Classification System - Beginning in 1997, the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) was replaced by the North American Industry Classification System (NAICS). This six digit code is a major revision that not only provides for newer industries, but also reorganizes the categories on a production/process-oriented basis. This new, uniform, industry-wide classification system has been designed as the index for statistical reporting of all economic activities of the U.S., Canada, and Mexico.
OSDBU Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization - Mission of the OSDBU is to advise the Secretary of Defense on all matters related to small business, represent the Secretary of Defense on major small business matters addressed at the OSD level, develop DoD-wide small business policy and provide oversight to ensure compliance by all military departments and defense agencies, provide Military Departments, Defense Agencies, and Procurement Technical Assistance Centers (PTACs) with training and tools to foster an environment that encourages small business participation in defense acquisition.
PRO-Net Procurement Marketing and Access Network - PRO-Net is the Small Business Administration's database of Small Business concerns. You can search by NAICS, keywords, and numerous other data elements.
Public Law 95-507 Public Law 95-507 (1973) - Provides the maximum extent practical opportunity for small and small disadvantaged businesses to compete
Public Law 100-656 Public Law 100-656 (1989) - Provides liquidated damages against prime contractors for not making goals and/or not making a good faith effort towards goals
Public Law 103-355 Public Law 103-355 (1995) - Provides for Women-Owned Small Business Goals
Public Law 105-535 Public Law 105-535 (1998) - Provides for HUBZone Goals
Public Law 106-50 Public Law 106-50 (1999) - Provides for Veteran Owned Small Business Goals (amended in 2001 to include Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business Goals)
RFP Request For Proposals
SBA Small Business Adminstration - US Small Business Administration mission is to maintain and strengthen the nation's economy by aiding, counseling, assisting and protecting the interests of small businesses and by helping families and businesses recover from national disasters.
SBC Small Business Concern - Small Business Concern as defined pursuant to Section 3 of the Small Business Act and relevant regulations (typically under 500 employees or number of employees or average annual receipts do not exceed the size standard in 13 CFR Part 121). See the FAR Clause 19.102 Size standards.
SDB Small Disadvantaged Business Concern (SDB) - SDBs are at least 51% owned by one or more individuals who are both socially and economically disadvantaged. This can include a publicly-owned business that has at least 51% of its stock unconditionally owned by one or more socially and economically disadvantaged individuals and whose management and daily business is controlled by one or more such individuals. SDBs are self certified.
SDVOSB Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business - small business concern:
1. Not less than 51 percent of which is owned by one or more service-disabled veterans or, in the case of any publicly owned business, not less than 51 percent of the stock of which is owned by one or more service-disabled veterans; and
2. The management and daily business operations of which are controlled by one or more service-disabled veterans or, in the case of a veteran with permanent and severe disability, the spouse or permanent caregiver of such veteran.
SD Program Supplier Diversity Program - Some of the reasons Lockheed Martin supports the Supplier Diversity Program include that it makes good business sense, it is mandated by our customers, and it's socially and economically the right thing to do.
STAR Supplier STAR Supplier - Lockheed Martin's recognition for high performance from suppliers; Small Business concerns are an integral part of this program and represent more than 58% of our STAR suppliers.
TPM Trading Partner Management - TPM is the LM's database of all suppliers, including Small Business concerns, that are registered with the company. You can search for Small Business concerns by North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) or NAICS description.
WOSB Women-Owned Small Business - small business concern:
1. That is at least 51 percent owned by one or more women, or, in the case of any publicly owned business, at least 51 percent of the stock of which is owned by one or more women; and
2. Whose management and daily business operations are controlled by one or more women.
VOSB Veteran Owned Small Business - small business concern:
1. Not less than 51 percent of which is owned by one or more veterans (as defined at 38 U.S.C. 101(2)) or, in the case of any publicly owned business, not less than 51 percent of the stock of which is owned by one or more veterans;
2. The management and daily business operations of which are controlled by one or more veterans.