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Department now has until Jan. 17, 2008, to decide whether it will rewrite or drop proposed rules.
Criticism of a draft proposal prevented a more expansive overhaul of fee structure.
Officials say new bill requiring creation of central database would help alert agencies of contractor missteps.
Two losing teams are claiming the Army made mistakes in evaluating their proposals.
Bill passes 23-18, over Republican objections.
Homeland Security officials and House lawmaker pledge to fix flawed system for paying contract guards.
Democrats argue debt collection is an inherently governmental job and cite privacy concerns, but they are unlikely to win the GOP’s support.