Government Parts & Logistics Glossary
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AAC (Acquisition Advise Code) Code Values
The Acquisition Advice Code (AAC) consists of codes indicating how (as distinguished from where) and under what restrictions an item will be acquired. (“Agency” refers to Civil Agencies with the exclusion of the General Services Administrative and National Security Agency.)
ABAAC (Appropriation & Budget Activity Account Code)
The Appropriation and Budget Activity (ABA) Account Code is a one-digit funding code which is the second position of the Army material Category Structure. The codes available are either alpha or numeric excluding the letters I and O and the numerals 1,4,6,7,8 and 0. The alpha codes are PA funded principle, secondary, spare and repair part items. Changes to these codes are extracted from the Army Master Data File (AMDF).
AC (Action Code)
The Action Code, (AC) is a one-character alphabetic code (example A, B, C, D,) that shows the type of action, (such as add, reinstatement, change, delete) if any, that has taken place on each line of supply data.
ACT (Activity Code)
The Activity Code (ACT) is a two-character alphabetic code designating the activity where errors or omissions are reported, and by which you can make inquires regarding data in the DO43.
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