110-H.AMDT.869 to 110-H.R.3867

Amendment requires the Administrator of the Small Business Administration conduct a study to determine, with respect to small business contracts, whether incumbent Federal contractors are submitting frivolous protests to extend the length of current contracts before protest decisions are resolved.

H.AMDT.869(A006)
Amends: H.R.3867
Sponsor: Rep Moran, James P. [VA-8](offered 10/30/2007)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment requires the Administrator of the Small Business Administration conduct a study to determine, with respect to small business contracts, whether incumbent Federal contractors are submitting frivolous protests to extend the length of current contracts before protest decisions are resolved.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 6 printed in House Report 110-407 to require that the Administrator of the Small Business Administration conduct a study to determine, with respect to small business contracts, whether incumbent Federal contractors are submitting frivolous protests to extend the length of current contracts before protest decisions are resolved. The Administrator also would develop recommendations to discourage frivolous protests.

STATUS:

    10/30/2007 12:58pm:
    Amendment (A006) offered by Mr. Moran (VA). (consideration: CR H12182-12183; text: CR H12182)
    10/30/2007 1:04pm:
    On agreeing to the Moran (VA) amendment (A006) Agreed to by voice vote.

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