As we reported earlier this 12 months, on August 31, 2021, the Workplace of Administration and Price range (OMB) approved the brand new system that the Workplace of Federal Contract Compliance Applications (OFCCP) developed for federal contractors to submit affirmative motion applications (AAPs). The brand new system is designed to supply lined federal contractors a technique of getting into, monitoring, and submitting AAPs for overview by OFCCP.
On December 2, 2021, OFCCP introduced its OFCCP Contractor Portal as the brand new platform for lined contractors to certify they’re growing and sustaining annual AAPs and to add AAPs throughout a compliance analysis. Coated contractors and subcontractors might start registering to add their data on February 1, 2022, and might start certifying compliance by March 31, 2022. The deadline to certify compliance for present contractors is June 30, 2022. OFCCP’s announcement, which incorporates answers to frequently asked questions states that extra details about registration and certification will likely be forthcoming within the subsequent few months.