Withholding of Appropriated Moneys for Contract Payments Under Bid Protests
A-60589: Jul 12, 1935
- Full Report:
The Secretary of the Treasury requested GAO's opinion regarding whether appropriated moneys for making payments for a contract awarded to the D-A Lubricant Company should be withheld based on a bid rejection protest from Dalco Lubricants, Inc.
GAO determined that there was no requirement for the Treasury to withhold the use of appropriated moneys for making otherwise proper payments.