[Protest of VA Contract Award for Equipment Testing]

B-270272: Nov 29, 1995

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A firm protested a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) contract award for equipment testing and certification, contending that VA oral modification of the solicitation to delete certain costs was improper. GAO held that VA: (1) acknowledged the improper oral modification which amended a material aspect of the solicitation; (2) planned to resolicit its requirements rather than exercise the first contract option; (3) was not required to suspend contract performance, since the awardee had performed a significant portion of the base-year requirements; and (4) planned to reimburse the protester for its bid preparation costs. Accordingly, the protest was dismissed.

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  • Candor Solutions, LLC
    We dismiss the protest because the protester's allegations are untimely.

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