Untimely Protest Against Alleged Specification Improprieties
B-196251: Nov 15, 1979
- Full Report:
A firm protested several portions of the specifications in an Army invitation for bids. Bid protest procedures provide that protests against alleged improprieties in a solicitation should be filed before bid opening when the improprieties are apparent prior to bid opening. Since this protest was filed 3 days after bid opening, it was untimely and not for consideration by GAO.