Apr 02, 2020 - 1:45pm

DAEC COVID-19 Update April 1: Call for Action


President, Defense and Aerospace Export Council (DAEC)
Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Colleagues:

 

Provided below is a link for input that is needed- TODAY 2 APRIL- from industry regarding the CARES Act. 

 

DPC website where industry can make comments relative to the CARES Act: https://www.acq.osd.mil/dpap/dars/early_engagement.html

 

Executive Order 13911 entitled “Delegating Additional Authority Under the Defense Production Act With Respect to Health and Medical Resources to Respond to the Spread of COVID-19”, in conjunction with EOs 13909 and 13910, give HHS and FEMA/DHS lead on all PPE and Medical equipment DPA priorities and rating authorities related to COVID-19. 

 

We need your help on 3 things rather quickly (need these by COB tomorrow)

a.     Provide examples and strategic perspectives on COVID impacts to small business/suppliers

b.     Provide examples of mid to larger DIB companies that are directly impacted by the of effects of COVID-10, i.e. companies that have direct financial distress in the DIB caused by COVID-19

c.     Provide examples of companies and reasons for potentially requesting equitable adjustments

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President, Defense and Aerospace Export Council (DAEC)
Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

President, Defense and Aerospace Export Council (DAEC), and Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce.