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BCM Beginning Segment for Contractor Cost Data Reporting

To indicate the beginning of the contractor cost data reports and transmit identifying numbers, descriptions, action codes, program and contract type, funding identification, and security level

Sequence
Element
Name
Type
Requirement
Min
Max
Repeat
01
353
Transaction Set Purpose Code
Identifier (ID)
Mandatory
2
2
1
Code identifying purpose of transaction set
Codes (76)
02
Date
Date (DT)
Mandatory
8
8
1
Date expressed as CCYYMMDD where CC represents the first two digits of the calendar year
BCM02 is the transaction set effective date.
03
Date
Date (DT)
Mandatory
8
8
1
Date expressed as CCYYMMDD where CC represents the first two digits of the calendar year
BCM03 is the report effective date.
04
Contract Number
String (AN)
Conditional
1
30
1
Contract number
R0405: At least one of BCM-04 or BCM-05 is required
05
Free-form Description
String (AN)
Conditional
1
45
1
Free-form descriptive text
BCM05 is used to describe the report.
06
Contract Action Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
1
Code identifying the expected resultant type of contract action or current type of contract action
Codes (15)
07
Program Type Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
1
Code identifying a program type
Codes (45)
08
Free-form Description
String (AN)
Optional
1
45
1
Free-form descriptive text
BCM08 is used to describe other unlisted program types.
09
Contracting Funding Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
1
Code identifying the funding type
Codes (3)
10
Contract Type Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
1
Code identifying a contract type
Codes (51)
11
Security Level Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
2
2
1
Code indicating the level of confidentiality assigned by the sender to the information following
Codes (17)
12
Currency Code
Identifier (ID)
Optional
3
3
1
Code specifying the Standard ISO code for country in whose currency the charges are specified

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