this clause. Data shall be submitted in accordance with Federal Standard
NO. 313, whether or not the apparently successful offeror is the actual
manufacturer of these items. Failure to submit the Material Safety Data
Sheet prior to award may result in the apparently successful offeror being
considered nonresponsible and ineligible for award.
(e) If, after award, there is a change in the composition of the
item(s) or a revision to Federal Standard No. 313, which renders incomplete
or inaccurate the data submitted under paragraph (d) of this clause or the
certification submitted under paragraph (c) of this clause, the Contractor
shall promptly notify the Contracting Officer and resubmit the data.
(f) Neither the requirements of this clause nor any act or failure to
act by the Government shall relieve the Contractor of any responsibility or
liability for the safety of Government, Contractor, or subcontractor
personnel or property.
(g) Nothing contained in this clause shall relieve the Contractor from
complying with applicable Federal, State, and local laws, codes,
ordinances, and regulations (including the obtaining of licenses and
permits) in connection with hazardous material.
(h) The Government's rights in data furnished under this contract with
respect to hazardous material are as follows:
(1) To use, duplicate and disclose any data to which this clause
is applicable. The purposes of this right are to--
(i) Apprise personnel of the hazards to which they may be
exposed in using, handling, packaging, transporting, or disposing of
Obtain medical treatment for those affected by the
(iii) Have others use, duplicate, and disclose the data for
the Government for these purposes.
(2) To use, duplicate, and disclose data furnished under this
clause, in accordance with subparagraph (h) (1) of this clause, in
precedence over any other clause of this contract providing for rights in
(3) The Government is not precluded from using similar or
identical data acquired from other sources.
FAR 52.224-1, PRIVACY ACT NOTIFICATION (APR 1984)
The Contractor will be required to design, develop, or operate a system
of records on individuals, to accomplish an agency function subject to the
Privacy Act of 1974, Public Law 93-579, December 31, 1974 (5 U.S.C. 552a)
and applicable agency regulations. Violation of the Act may involve the
imposition of criminal penalties.