DoD Draft Guidance – Process for 3610 Reimbursement

May 19, 2020

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) issued draft guidance on the DoD Process for 3610 Reimbursement and will accept public comment through May 22, 2020. The new guidance offers clarifications, instructions, and checklists for contractors to complete and submit to their CO for approval for 3610 costs.

The CARES Act, Section 3610 allows contracting officers to pay contractors at the “minimum applicable billing rates” for any employees who cannot perform work at a government site or government-approved contractor site due to a shutdown of said site because of COVID-19.

Important points to note about Section 3610 of the CARES Act:

For more information, contact Nicole Mitchell at 301.231.6200. For other relevant resources, visit our COVID-19 Government Contracting Resources Hub.