Non-ACAT I Reporting Guidance

Non-ACAT I Reporting Guidance:

"Section 842 of the NDAA for FY 2017 (Public Law 114-328) amended section 2334 of title 10, United States Code (section 2334), to require that the Director of Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation (CAPE) develop policies, procedures, guidance, and a collection method to ensure that quality acquisition cost data are collected to facilitate cost estimation and comparison across acquisition programs. Further, the Department is to ensure that cost data is collected in accordance with these policies and procedures for each acquisition program in an amount greater than $100 million."

The Director, Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation (DCAPE) authorized the publication of this Handbook to ensure the development of realistic cost estimates and the proper presentation of those cost estimates for decision making.

CAPE Data Reporting Requirements in Accordance with FY17 NDAA Memo Signed by Mr. Daigle , February 16, 2018