No funds may be transferred outside of the Marine Corps without a specific documented review by the Contracting Office, the requiring activity's Comptroller Office and Legal.

Assisted Acquisition:  A contract awarded or a task or delivery order placed on behalf of the Marine Corps by an official outside of the Marine Corps. (Example: funds MIPR'd to the Department of Interior in order to provide environmental services).

DOD INST 4000.19 SUPPORT AGREEMENTS.pdf

The approval thresholds set forth in the Marine Acquisition Procedures Supplement are as follows:

Dollar Amount                                             Assisting Agency                    Approval Authority              Reference
                                                                                                                                                                             FAR 17.500; 
> Micro-Purchase threshold - $5M          DoD Agency                             Contracting Officer                 DFARS 217.500(b); 
                                                                                                                                                                             NMCARS 5217.503
                                                                                                                                                                             (c)(i)(A) & (B)

> $5M                                                            DoD Agency                             ADC, I&L (Contracts) SES    NMCARS 5217.503
                                                                                                                                                                             (c)(i)(A) & (B)
                                                                                                                                                                            
> Micro-purchase threshold - $50M        Non-DoD Agency                    ADC, I&L (Contracts) SES    NMCARS 5217.503
                                                                                                                                                                             (c)(i)(B) & 5217.7802

>$50M - $500M                                           Non-DoD Agency                    DASN (ALM)                            NMCARS 5217.7802

>$500M                                                        Non-DoD Agency                    ASN (RDA)                              NMCARS 5217.7802


Dollar Amount                                             Assisting Agency                    Approval Authority              Reference
                                                                                                                                                                             
< SAT                                                              Non-DoD Agency                     Comptroller - Approve         ASN (FM&C) memo 
                                                                                                                             MIPR or NAVCOMPT            of Jan 2007
                                                                                                                             Form (No Foramal D&F)   

> SAT                                                              Non-DoD Agency                     Contracting Officer               NMCARS 5217.7802
                                                                                                                                                                             (c)(i)(A) & (B)
                                                                                                                                                                            
> $5M - $50M                                                Non-DoD Agency                    ADC, I&L (Contracts) SES   NMCARS 5217.7802
                                                                                                                                                                             

>$50M - $500M                                           Non-DoD Agency                    DASN (ALM)                            NMCARS 5217.7802

> $500M                                                        Non-Dod Agency                    ASN (RDA)                              NMCARS 5217.7802