Micro-Purchase Threshold Law & Legal Definition


Micro-purchase threshold means $ 3,000, except it means --

(1) For acquisitions of construction subject to the Davis-Bacon Act, $ 2,000;

(2) For acquisitions of services subject to the Service Contract Act, $ 2,500; and /p>

(3) For acquisitions of supplies or services that, as determined by the head of the agency, are to be used to support a contingency operation or to facilitate defense against or recovery from nuclear, biological, chemical, or radiological attack, as described in 13.201(g)(1), except for construction subject to the Davis-Bacon Act (41 U.S.C. 428a) --

(i) $ 15,000 in the case of any contract to be awarded and performed, or purchase to be made, inside the United States; and

(ii) $ 25,000 in the case of any contract to be awarded and performed, or purchase to be made, outside the United States.” (48 CFR 2.101)