Untimely Protest Alleging Specification Impropriety
B-198714.2: Jul 8, 1980
- Full Report:
A firm protested the geographical limitation in an invitation for bids issued by the Farmers Home Administration. Protest procedures provide that a protest based upon alleged improprieties in a solicitation which are apparent prior to bid opening must be filed before bid opening. Since the protest was filed more than 2 months after bid opening, it was untimely and not for consideration.