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Order No. 2508, as amended (14 F. R. 258; 16 F. R. 473, 11620, 11974; 17 F. R. 1570, 6418; 19 F. R. 34), is further amended by the addition of a new section, numbered 23 and reading as follows:
Negotiated contracts. The Commissioner of Indian Affairs is authorized to exercise the authority delegated to the Secretary of the Interior by the Administrator of General Services with respect to the negotiation, without advertising, of:
(a) Contracts, under section 302 (c) (9) of the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act of 1949 (63 Stat. 377), as amended, for social and welfare services required to carry out program responsibilities of the Bureau, subject to the conditions imposed by the Administrator of General Services in the delegation of authority (18 F. R. 8738); and
(b) Short term contracts for specialized or technical personal or professional services, subject to the conditions imposed by the Administrator of General Services in the delegation of authority (19 F. R. 275).
Secretary of the Interior.