B-144162, NOV. 4, 1960

B-144162: Nov 4, 1960

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INC.: REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF SEPTEMBER 30. WE FIND THAT THIS CLAIM IS INCLUDED IN THE SEVENTH CAUSE OF ACTION LISTED IN THE COMPLAINT FILED APRIL 1. THE SETTLED POLICY OF THE GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE IS TO TAKE NO ACTION ON CLAIMS WHICH ARE PENDING IN COURT.

B-144162, NOV. 4, 1960

TO NAVAJO FREIGHT LINES, INC.:

REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF SEPTEMBER 30, 1960, IN WHICH YOU ASK FOR A REVIEW OF THE DISALLOWANCE OF YOUR CLAIM (GO-432 FOR $622 ON SUPPLEMENTAL BILL NO. 159-1177A FOR ADDITIONAL TRANSPORTATION CHARGES ON A SHIPMENT OF INTERNAL COMBUSTION ENGINES MOVING ON GOVERNMENT BILL OF LADING AF-6665210, DATED JANUARY 5, 1957, FROM SAN BERNARDINO, CALIFORNIA, TO DENVER, COLORADO.

WE FIND THAT THIS CLAIM IS INCLUDED IN THE SEVENTH CAUSE OF ACTION LISTED IN THE COMPLAINT FILED APRIL 1, 1960, IN NAVAJO FREIGHT LINES, INC. V. UNITED STATES, IN THE UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLORADO, CIVIL ACTION NO. 6753. THE SETTLED POLICY OF THE GENERAL ACCOUNTING OFFICE IS TO TAKE NO ACTION ON CLAIMS WHICH ARE PENDING IN COURT.