Revising The Tucker Act: Changes For The Better?

Law360, New York (June 7, 2012, 12:48 PM EDT) -- On April 25, 2012, the U.S. Department of Defense submitted proposed legislation to the House Armed Services Committee for consideration in the 2013 National Defense Authorization Act that would dramatically amend the Tucker Act, 28 U.S.C. § 1491(b), by importing essentially all of the U.S. Government Accountability Office's rigid timeliness rules with regard to bid protest actions and applying them to protests filed before the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

Among the GAO timeliness rules currently contained in 4 C.F.R. § 21 that the DOD proposed...
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