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S&L - State and Local
S&P - Standard and Poor's
SAAC - Secretarial Administrative Advisory Council
SADBU - Small and Disadvantage Business Utilization
SARA - Superfund Amendments and Re-authorization Act of 1986
SAVE - Society of American Value Engineers
SBA - Small Business Administration / Small Business Act
SBCDP - Small Business Competitiveness Demonstration Program
SBDC - Small Business Development Centers - Offer a broad spectrum of business information and guidance as well as assistance in preparing loan applications
SBIR - Small Business Innovative Research
SBIR Contract - Small Business Innovative Research Contract - A type of contract designed to foster technological innovation by small businesses with 500 or fewer employees. The SBIR contract program provides for a three - phased approach to research and development projects; technological feasibility and concept development; the primary research effort; and the conversion of the technology to a commercial application.
SBSA - Small Business Set Aside
SC - Scientific Computing Staff
SCA - Service Contract Act
SCORE - Service Corps of Retired Executives - 12,400 member volunteer association sponsored by the SBA. SCORE matches volunteer business - management counselors with present prospective small business owners in need of expert advice.
SDB - Small Disadvantaged Business
SDC - Service Development Center
SEC - Securities and Exchange Commission
SECDEF - Secretary of Defense
SEP - Single Entry Point
SES - Senior Executive Service
SEWP Contracts - NASA Contracts which have been pre-competed so no additional competition is required. NASA charges .75% access fee.
SF - Standard Form
SFFAS - Statement of Federal Financial Accounting Standards
SFO - Servicing Finance Office
SGL - U.S Government Standard General Ledger
SIC - Standard Industrial Code
SIG - Special Interest Group
SIRMO - Senior Information Resources Management Official
SLA - Service Level Agreements Attainment
Small Disadvanted Business Concern - A small business concern that is 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 in controlled by one or more such individuals
SMO - Sample Management Office
SOCOM - US Special Operations Command
SOP - Standard Operating Procedures
SOW - Statement Of Work
SPEDI - Small Purchase Electronic Data Interchange
SPS - Standard Procurement System
SRO - Senior Resource Official
SRRPOD - Superfund/RCRA Regional Procurement Operations Division
SSA - Source Selection Authority / Substantially the Same As
SSAC - Source Selection Authority Committee
SSEB - Source Selection Evaluation Board
SSO - System Security Officer
SSRB - Source Selection Review Board
STMP - Simple Mail Transfer Protocol
Supplemental Agreement - A contract modification that is accomplished by the mutual action of both parties.
SWA - South West Asia

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