The Inapplicability of Limitations on Subcontracting to "Preference Contracts" for Small Businesses: Washington-Harris Group

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This report discusses Washington-Harris Group, a protest filed with the Government Accountability Office (GAO) alleging, among other things, that an agency improperly awarded a "preference contract" to a service-disabled veteran-owned small business that proposed to
subcontract a greater percentage of work on the contract than allowed under the Small Business Administration's limitations on subcontracting.

Creator(s): Manuel, Kate M.
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: October 6, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Manuel, Kate M.

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: October 6, 2010
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This report discusses Washington-Harris Group, a protest filed with the Government Accountability Office (GAO) alleging, among other things, that an agency improperly awarded a "preference contract" to a service-disabled veteran-owned small business that proposed to
subcontract a greater percentage of work on the contract than allowed under the Small Business Administration's limitations on subcontracting.

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8 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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