In June I wrote about GAO’s conclusion that its protest jurisdiction over agency task and delivery order procurements will not only continue after the May 27, 2011 sunset date, but will expand. At that time, I noted that, to the extent the Court of Federal Claims agreed with GAO’s interpretation of the 41 U.S.C.
Congress Extends GAO’s Bid Protest Jurisdiction Over Certain DoD Task And Delivery Orders
By Peter J. Eyre on
Posted in Bid Protest
On January 7, 2011, President Obama signed the National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2011, which, among other things, extends the Government Accountability Office’s (“GAO”) protest jurisdiction over certain Department of Defense (“DoD”) task and delivery orders through September 30, 2016. However, absent congressional action, GAO’s jurisdiction over protests of task and delivery orders …