Payment on Quantum Valebant Basis

B-183915: Jun 27, 1975

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A decision was requested with regard to payment for certain items ordered without an authorized purchase order. Although the items were ordered by an employee without purchasing authority, since the government received and retained benefits of the procurement, the supplier may be paid on a quantum valebant basis.

Oct 29, 2020

Oct 28, 2020

Oct 27, 2020

  • Silver Investments, Inc.
    We dismiss the protest as untimely because it was filed more than 10 days after the protester knew, or should have known, the basis for its protest.

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