An Act To amend the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949, as amended, regarding advertised and negotiated disposals of surplus property

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Summary

Section 203 (e) of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949, as amended, is further amended to read as follows: all disposals or contracts for disposal of surplus property made or authorized by the Administrator shall be made after publicly advertising for bids. Procedures are set forth for public advertising for bids and for disposal by negotiation.

Subject

Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (40 U.S.C. 483)

Category

Smithsonian Legal Documents

Legal document information

  • 72 Stat. 288
  • Title 40, Public Buildings, Property, and Works
  • Public Law

Citation information

Statutes at Large

Contained within

72 Stat. 288 (1958); Pub. L. No. 85-486 (Book)

Contact information

Institutional History Division, Smithsonian Institution Archives, 600 Maryland Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20024-2520, SIHistory@si.edu

Date

  • 1959
  • 07/02/1958

Topic

  • Government property
  • Surplus government property
  • Advertising
  • Letting of contracts

Form/Genre

Public Law

Physical description

Number of pages: 2; Page Numbers: 288-89

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