H-1 NAVSEA 5252.202-9101
ADDITIONAL DEFINITIONS (MAY 1993)
As used throughout this contract, the following terms shall
have the meanings set forth below:
(a) DEPARTMENT - means the Department of the Navy.
(b) REFERENCES TO THE FEDERAL ACQUISITION REGULATION (FAR) -
All references to the FAR in this contract shall be deemed to also reference
the appropriate sections of the Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS), unless clearly
(c) REFERENCES TO ARMED SERVICES PROCUREMENT REGULATION OR
DEFENSE ACQUISITION REGULATION - All references in this document to either the
Armed Services Procurement Regulation (ASPR) or the Defense Acquisition
Regulation (DAR) shall be deemed to be references to the appropriate sections
of the FAR/DFARS.
(d) NATIONAL STOCK NUMBERS - Whenever the term Federal Item
Identification Number and its acronym FIIN or the term Federal Stock Number and
its acronym FSN appear in the contract, order or their cited specifications and
standards, the terms and acronyms shall be interpreted as National Item
Identification Number (NIIN) and National Stock Number (NSN) respectively which
shall be defined as follows:
National Item Identification Number (NIIN). The
number assigned to each approved Item Identification under the Federal
Cataloging Program. It consists of nine numeric characters, the first two of
which are the National Codification Bureau (NCB) Code. The remaining positions
consist of a seven digit non-significant number.
National Stock Number (NSN). The National Stock
Number (NSN) for an item of supply consists of the applicable four position
Federal Supply Class (FSC) plus the applicable nine position NIIN assigned to
the item of supply.