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sary) the Government may terminate subject contract for default under General Provision No. ------------ (Default).
1 Use only when the delivery schedule has not expired. The "Cure Notice" is required by the terms of the Default clause in the contract and derives its authority therefrom. Before using this notice, it must be ascertained that an amount of time equal to or greater than the period of “cure" remains in the contractually established delivery schedule or any extension thereof. If the time remaining in the contract delivery schedule is not sufficient to permit a realistic “cure” period of ten (10) days or more, the “Cure Notice” should not be issued and the following “Show Cause Notice" may be used, if desired, immediately upon the expiration of the delivery period.
SHOW CAUSE NOTICE Since you have failed to (perform Contract No. ------------ within the time required by the terms thereof) (cure the conditions endangering performance under contract No.
-------- as described to you in the Gove ernment's letter of -----------------), the
(date) Government is considering terminating said contract pursuant to General Provision No.
-- (Default). Pending a final decision in this matter, it will be necessary to determine whether your failure to perform arose out of causes beyond your control and without fault or negligence on your part. Accordingly, you are hereby afforded the opportunity to present, in writing, any facts
bearing on the question to Commander (insert complete address, including symbol, of activity where Procuring Contracting Officer is located), with copy thereof to the undersigned for information within ten (10) days after receipt of this notice. Your failure to present any excuses within this time may be considered as an admission that none exist. Your attention is invited to the respective rights of the Contractor and the Government under General Provision No.
---------- (Default) and the liabilities that may be invoked in the event a decision is made to terminate for default of the con. tractor.
Any assistance rendered to you on this contract or acceptance by the Government of delinquent goods or services hereunder, will be solely for the purpose of mitigating damages, and is not to be construed as an intention on the part of the Government to condone any delinquency, or as & walver of any rights the Government may have under subject contract.3
· Delivery schedule in part or in whole has expired.
3 Stop work instructions may be used when it is definitely known that there are no further requirements for the items or serv. Ices, but an investigation must be conducted to determine whether an actionable default exists in lieu of termination for convenience. In such a situation, the following may be inserted as the final paragraph of the show Cause Notice:
Pending decision you are instructed to stop all work immediately and to make no further commitments under subject contract. Advise all subcontractors and suppliers to do Ukewise.
A list of current CFR volumes, a list of superseded CFR volumes, and a list of CFR titles, subtitles, chapters, subchapters and parts are included in the subject index volume to the Code of Federal Regulations which is published separately and revised annually.
Table of CFR Titles and Chapters
Table of CFR Titles and Chapters
Title 1-General Provisions
Appendix A—Guide to record retention requirements
Title 2—The Congress
Title 3—The President
Title 4-Accounts I General Accounting Office II Federal Claims Collection Standards (General Accounting Of
fice-Department of Justice) III Cost Accounting Standards Board
Title 5-Administrative Personnel
V International Organizations Employees Loyalty Board
X National Capital Housing Authority
I Cost of Living Council
Subtitle B—Regulations of the Department of Agriculture
keting Practices), Department of Agriculture
V Agricultural Research Service, Department of Agriculture VI Soil Conservation Service, Department of Agriculture VII Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (Agricultural
Adjustment), Department of Agriculture VIII Agricultural Stabilization and Conservation Service (Sugar), De
partment of Agriculture IX Consumer and Marketing Service (Marketing Agreements and
Orders; Fruits, Vegetables, Nuts), Department of Agriculture X Consumer and Marketing Service (Marketing Agreements and
Orders; Milk), Department of Agriculture XI Consumer and Marketing Service (Marketing Agreements and
Orders; Miscellaneous Commodities), Department of Agri
culture XII Statistical Reporting Service (Agricultural Statistics), Depart
ment of Agriculture XIV Commodity Credit Corporation, Department of Agriculture
XV Foreign Agricultural Service, Department of Agriculture XVII Rural Electrification Administration, Department of Agriculture XVIII Farmers Home Administration, Department of Agriculture XXI Foreign Economic Development Service, Department of Agri
XXV Export Marketing Service, Department of Agriculture
Title 8—Aliens and Nationality
Title 9—Animals and Animal Products