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Download Protest of Coast Guard Rejection of Bid, U.S. GAO, December 18, 1995.
A firm protested the Coast Guard's rejection of its bid for drydocking repairs, contending that the Coast Guard should have referred the matter of its December 18 to the Small Business Administration.
GAO held that the protester's ability to provide an accessible place of performance was related to the protester's responsibility, not the responsiveness of its bid.
A firm protested the Coast Guard's rejection of its low bid for furniture as nonresponsive for failure to acknowledge a material amendment, contending that: (1) its bid was late because the Coast Guard failed to adequately describe the depository for hand-delivered bids; and (2) the Coast Guard should have awarded it a contract for that portion of the solicitation not affected by the amendment.
On January 3,Continental Services filed bid protest at the General Accountability Office (“GAO”). Compl. at Because Continental Services filed a bid protest in the GAO within five days of receiving a debriefing, the bid protest triggered an automatic stay of the performance, pursuant to 31 U.S.C.
§ (d)(3)(A), (4)(B). A U.S. Navy contractor is not entitled to cost reimbursement for a bid protest that led to corrective action on an $ million contract, because the initial challenge was not a “clearly. In addition, the relative merits of an offeror's past performance information is generally within the broad discretion of the contracting agency.
See Paragon Tech. Group, Inc., B. for bringing a federal bid protest at the GAO. 2 “An interested party wishing to protest [a federal govern - ment procurement] is encouraged to seek resolution within the agency (see [FAR] ) before!ling a protest with the GAO, but may protest to the December 18 in accordance with GAO regulations (4 CFR part 21).” 3 The procedures for GAO pro -File Size: KB.
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Georgia. Under the Competition in Contracting Act of the GAO may recommend that protest costs be reimbursed where they find that an agency’s action violated a procurement statute or regulation. 31 U.S.C. § c1 The GAO’s Bid Protest Regulations provide that where the contracting agency decides to take corrective action in response to a.
(1) This clause implements 41 U.S.C. chap Buy American, by providing a preference for domestic construction material. In accordance with 41 U.S.C. the component test of the Buy American statute is waived for construction material that is a COTS item.
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foreign assistance—the. Under the Regulatory Flexibility Act (5 U.S.C. et seq.), the Coast Guard considers whether this rule would have a significant economic impact on a substantial number of small entities.
The term “small entities” comprises small businesses, not-for-profit organizations that are independently owned and operated and are not dominant in.
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The Changes Clause cannot be used to increase quantities on a production contract. For Supplies - (a) The Contracting Officer may at any time, by written order, and without notice to the sureties, if any, make changes within the general scope of this contract in any one or more of the following: (1) Drawings, designs, or specifications when the supplies to be furnished are to be specially.
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by specific. The court reviews such bid protests under the standards of the Administrative Procedures Act, 5 U.S.C. [section]28 U.S.C. [section] (b)(4) and may set aside awards if "(1) the procurement official's decision lacked a rational basis; or (2) the procurement procedure involved a violation of regulation or procedure.".
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(xxii)Preference for Privately-Owned U.S. Flag Commercial Vessels (Feb ) (46 U.S.C. Appx (b) and 10 U.S.C. Flow down required in accordance with paragraph (d) of FAR clause (2) While not required, the Contractor may include in its subcontracts for commercial items a.
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a) 41 U.S.C. chap Buy American- (1) Restricts the purchase of supplies, that are not domestic end products, for use within the United States. A foreign end product may be purchased if the contracting officer determines that the price of the lowest domestic offer is unreasonable or if another exception applies (see subpart ); and.
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In handling grievances and appeals, the Contractor shall give beneficiaries any reasonable assistance in completing forms and taking.
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Copy link to paste in .A General Accounting Office study found, over a four-year period, more than instances in which a major defense contractor violated procurement law.
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