Did you know that over the summer there was a class deviation to the definition of the micro-purchase threshold? Most people didn't! Unless you are keen on reading FAR Part 2 daily, you may have missed this deviation.
Class Deviation- 2017-O0007, Increased Micro-Purchase Threshold. This clause deviation is effective on Sept 01, 2017, and remains in effect until incorporated into the DFARS, or until otherwise rescinded.
“Micro-purchase threshold,” means $5,000 (10 U.S.C. 2338), except it means-
(1) For DoD acquisition of supplies or services for basic research programs and for activities of the DoD science and technology reinvention laboratories, $10,000 (10 U.S.C. 2339);
(4) For acquisitions of supplies or services that, as determined by ...