Claim of Ex-Wife Guardian of Minor Children of Deceased Air Force Member for Death Gratuity

B-187581: Jan 6, 1977

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The ex-wife of a deceased Air Force member appealed a decision disallowing her claim for 6 months' death gratuity as guardian of his minor children. Since the member had remarried, his wife is the beneficiary unless the guardian can show that the member had no spouse when he died.

Mar 22, 2018

Mar 20, 2018

Mar 19, 2018

  • Ampcus, Inc.
    We deny the protest.
  • AMAR Health IT, LLC
    We dismiss the protest because our Office does not have jurisdiction to entertain protests of task orders issued under civilian agency multiple-award, indefinite-delivery, indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contracts that are valued at less than $10 million.
  • Centurum, Inc.--Costs
    We grant the request.

Mar 15, 2018

  • ORBIS Sibro, Inc.
    We sustain the protest in part and deny it in part.

Mar 14, 2018

Mar 13, 2018

  • Interoperability Clearinghouse
    We dismiss the protest because the protester, a not-for-profit entity, is not an interested party to challenge this sole-source award to an Alaska Native Corporation under the Small Business Administration's (SBA) 8(a) program.

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