There will be set-asides for WOSBs in 38 industries--including legal services and warehousing and storage--and set-asides for EDWOSBs
in 45 industries, including residential building construction and facilities support services.
receiving contracts in multiple fiscal years) were able to secure a larger portion of contracts through the use of the WOSB and EDWOSB
Tutka LLC (Fairbanks) WBE/DBE (AK DOT&PF, MOA), EDWOSB
The Women's Procurement Program Equalization Act would end self-certification of women-owned firms thereby improving the quality, trust and ease of use for the women-owned certification process, relieve federal contracting officers from serving as de-facto certifiers of women-owned firms, add a sole source contracting component similar to other small business set-aside programs, and require more detailed annual reporting of contracting with women-owned firms to include the number of contracts and total contracting dollars awarded to WOSB and EDWOSB
firms aggregated and broken down by industry.
One Source Roofing is an EDWOSB
Certified Company and is a GSA Contractor, Owned and operated by Alice Johnson since 1988.
As a result of the rule change, contracting officers will be able to set aside specific contracts for certified WOSBs and EDWOSBs
at any dollar level which will help federal agencies achieve the existing statutory goal of five percent of federal contracting dollars being awarded to WOSBs.