13 CFR 134.505 - What are the requirements for an appeal petition?

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§ 134.505 What are the requirements for an appeal petition?

(a)Format. There is no required format for an appeal petition. However, it must include the following information:

(1) The solicitation or contract number, and the name, address, and telephone number of the contracting officer;

(2) A statement that the petition is appealing an SDVO SBC protest determination issued by the D/GC, a copy of the protest determination being appealed, and the date the petitioner received the SDVO SBC protest determination;

(3) A full and specific statement as to why the SDVO SBC protest determination is alleged to be based on a clear error of fact or law, together with an argument supporting such allegation; and

(4) The name, address, telephone number, facsimile number, e-mail address, and signature of the appellant or its attorney.

(b)Service of appeal. The appellant must serve the appeal petition upon each of the following:

(1) Director, Office of Government Contracting, U.S. Small Business Administration, 409 Third Street, SW., Washington, DC 20416, facsimile (202) 205-6390;

(2) The contracting officer responsible for the procurement affected by an SDVO SBC determination;

(3) The protested concern (the business concern whose SDVO SBC status is at issue) or the protester; and

(4) Associate General Counsel for Procurement Law, U.S. Small Business Administration, 409 Third Street, SW., Washington, DC 20416, facsimile (202) 205-6873, or e-mail at OPLService@sba.gov.

(c)Certificate of Service. The appellant must attach to the appeal petition a signed certificate of service meeting the requirements of § 134.204(d).

[ 70 FR 8927, Feb. 24, 2005, as amended at 75 FR 47443, Aug. 6, 2010]

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Title 13 published on 2015-10-16

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  • 2016-10-07; vol. 81 # 195 - Friday, October 7, 2016
    1. 81 FR 69723 - Rules of Procedure Governing Cases Before the Office of Hearings and Appeals
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      SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION
      Proposed rule.
      Comments must be received on or before December 6, 2016.
      13 CFR Parts 121 and 134
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  • 2016-07-25; vol. 81 # 142 - Monday, July 25, 2016
    1. 81 FR 48558 - Small Business Mentor Protégé Programs
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      SMALL BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, 125, 13 CFR Parts 121, 124, 126, 127, and 134
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