Contract Modernization Initiative

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July 24, 2020 - Ottawa - The document, “Rethinking Government Contract: A Conceptual Model” has been released. This document outlines a contractual model being considered to modernize the content and structure of government contracts to better reflect commercial best practices. The document is meant to provide an explanation of some of the changes being considered and further describes the rationale for making them, including leveraging technological innovation, increasing operational efficiency and, ultimately, fostering better business relationships.

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