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DSCA 16-02

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DEFENSE SECURITY COOPERATION AGENCY
201 12th STREET SOUTH, STE 203
ARLINGTON, VA 22202-5408

1/27/2015

MEMORANDUM FOR :

DEPUTY UNDER SECRETARY OF THE AIR FORCE FOR INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS
DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE ARMY FOR DEFENSE EXPORTS AND COOPERATION
DEPUTY ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF THE NAVY FOR INTERNATIONAL PROGRAMS
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE CONTRACT MANAGEMENT AGENCY
DIRECTOR FOR SECURITY ASSISTANCE, DEFENSE FINANCE AND ACCOUNTING SERVICE-INDIANAPOLIS OPERATIONS
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY
DIRECTOR, LOGISTICS INFORMATION AGENCY
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE REUTILIZATION AND MARKETING SERVICE
DIRECTOR, DEFENSE THREAT REDUCTION AGENCY
DIRECTOR, NATIONAL GEOSPATIAL-INTELLIGENCE AGENCY
DEPUTY DIRECTOR, FOR INFORMATION ASSURANCE, NATIONAL SECURITY AGENCY

SUBJECT :

Contract Administrative Services (CAS) Waiver for the Government of Romania (DSCA 16-02) [SAMM E- Change 289]

A Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) between the Government of the United States and the Government of Romania Regarding Reciprocal Government Quality Assurance Services was signed December 1, 2015, entered into force on December 1, 2015. The MOA states that charges for Government Quality Assurance services provided on Foreign Military Sales cases will be waived. Therefore, the Quality Assurance (QA) surcharges for all new Foreign Military Sales (FMS) cases implemented for the purchaser on or after December 1, 2015 are to be waived.

Request the Defense Finance and Accounting Service properly code all Government of Romania FMS cases implemented on or after December 1, 2015 to exclude the calculation of the QA surcharge. In addition, request Implementing Agencies take appropriate action to ensure all new FMS cases implemented on or after December 1, 2015 are priced to reflect the waiver of the QA surcharge.

Effective immediately DSCAM 5105.38-M, the Security Assistance Management Manual (SAMM), Table C9.T5. is updated to include the following entry:

Country/ Security Assistance Country Code Effective Date Cost Waived

Romania (RO)

December 1, 2015

Quality Assurance and Inspection

If you have any questions concerning this change please contact Ms. Debora Weaver, DSCA/DBO/CFM, 703-601-3744, e-mail: deborah.j.weaver12.civ@mail.mil or Candace Sampere, DSCA/DBO/FPA, 703-601-3750, e-mail: candace.j.sampere.civ@mail.mil.

James Worm
Principal Director
Business Operations

CC :

STATE/PRM-RSAT
AFRICOM
CENTCOM
EUCOM
JFCOM
NORTHCOM
PACOM
SOCOM
SOUTHCOM
TRANSCOM
USASAC
SATFA TRADOC
NAVICP
NETSAFA
AFSAT
MDA
DISAM