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Passed House amended (11/13/2017)

Federal Acquisition Savings Act of 2017

(Sec. 2) This bill requires: (1) each executive agency to consider equipment rental in any cost-effectiveness analysis for equipment acquisition; and (2) the Government Accountability Office, within two years after enactment of this bill, to report on decisions of the agencies with the highest levels of acquisition spending, and of a sample of agencies with lower levels of acquisition spending, to acquire high-value equipment by lease, rental, or purchase.