B-146313, AUG. 14, 1961

B-146313: Aug 14, 1961

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ESQUIRE: REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF AUGUST 2. UPON REVIEW OF THE VERY SAME ELEMENTS THAT ARE INCLUDED IN YOUR LETTER. OUR OFFICE CONCLUDED THAT IT WAS IMPROPER FOR THE CONTRACTING AGENCY TO MAKE THE AWARD TO YOUR CLIENT. EXPRESSING OUR POSITION IS ENCLOSED. IT WOULD THEREFORE APPEAR THAT NO FURTHER ACTION IS REQUIRED IN THE MATTER.

B-146313, AUG. 14, 1961

TO WILLIAM N. THOMAS, SR., ESQUIRE:

REFERENCE IS MADE TO YOUR LETTER OF AUGUST 2, 1961, RELATIVE TO A PROTEST BY NATIONAL JANITOR SERVICE CORPORATION AGAINST THE AWARD OF A CONTRACT UNDER INVITATION ORD-33-079-61-261 TO ALL-GOOD-HOUSE-CLEANING AND REPAIR COMPANY, THE FIRM YOU REPRESENT.

UPON REVIEW OF THE VERY SAME ELEMENTS THAT ARE INCLUDED IN YOUR LETTER, OUR OFFICE CONCLUDED THAT IT WAS IMPROPER FOR THE CONTRACTING AGENCY TO MAKE THE AWARD TO YOUR CLIENT. A COPY OF THE DECISION, B 146313 OF AUGUST 2, 1961, EXPRESSING OUR POSITION IS ENCLOSED. IT WOULD THEREFORE APPEAR THAT NO FURTHER ACTION IS REQUIRED IN THE MATTER.