This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with the additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation in its entirety; quotes are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. This is a request for quotes (RFQ) under solicitation number 36C262-20-Q-1231. The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 2005-101 effective November 26, 2018, respectively.
The solicitation is in accordance with FAR Part 12 and 13, Acquisition of Commercial Items, Simplified Acquisition Procedures, and Veteran Affairs Acquisition Regulations as supplemented with additional information in this notice. This is a SDVOSB Set-Aside Solicitation; the North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS) code for this requirement is 339112.
The Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Integrated Services Network (VISN) 22, headquartered in Long Beach, California has a requirement for the Sterile Storage Cabinets. The Contractor shall provide the product and services to the VA Long Beach Healthcare System, 5901 E 7TH Street, Warehouse Building 149, Long Beach, CA 90822. The Contractor shall adhere to all federal and state laws and regulations in effect during the term of the contract. The Government intends to award a single award firm-fixed-price contract. The order shall begin on the date of award.
**SEE ATTACHED SOLICITATION WITH ATTACHMENTS FOR INSTRUCTIONS TO OFFERORS, SCHEDULE, PERIOD OF PERFORMANCE, DETAILS OF THE REQUIREMENT, CLAUSES, PROVISIONS, TERMS AND CONDITIONS**
ADDITIONAL DOCUMENTATION REQUIREMENTS:
Follow ALL directions and requirements within the solicitation. Incomplete submittals may be considered nonresponsive for failure to provide a complete submittal.
In order to comply with the debt collection improvement act of 1966, all contractors must be registered and have an active registration in the System for Award Management (SAM) to be considered for an award of a federal contract. This system combines data that was formerly contained in the Central Contractors Registration (CCR) and Online Representation and Certifications (ORCA). For information, review the SAM website at https://www.sam.gov.
All Offerors must be registered in www.sam.gov to do business with the Government. Ensure your registration is correct, current and active.
The following referenced clauses are applicable to this acquisition, though not limited only to those listed on this announcement. The attached solicitation provides the additional applicable clauses along with the detailed addendums mentioned below.
FAR 52.252-2, Clauses Incorporated By Reference (FEB 1998) – Full Text
This contract incorporates one or more clauses by reference, with the same force and effect as if they were given in full text. Upon request, the Contracting Officer will make their full text available. Also, the full text of a clause may be accessed electronically at this/these address (es):
FAR 52.212-1, Instructions to Offerors – Commercial Items (APR 2014) with Addendum
FAR 52.212-2, Evaluation Commercial Items (JAN 1999) with Addendum
FAR 52.212-3, Offeror Representations and Certifications-Commercial Items (OCT 2014)
FAR 52.212-4, Contract Terms and Conditions-Commercial Items (SEP 2013)
FAR 52.212-5, Contract Terms and Conditions Required To Implement Statutes or Executive Orders-Commercial Items (OCT 2014)
Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Veteran Administration Acquisition Regulation (VAAR) provisions and clauses that are included in this solicitation are denoted by the applicable acronyms within the attached solicitation.
SUBMISSION OF OFFERS: Offeror are encouraged to follow the instructions provided in the attached solicitation 36C262-20-Q-1231 document, Addendum to FAR 52.212-1 Instructions to Offerors.
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