Inside The New Suspension And Debarment Bill

Law360, New York (July 6, 2012, 11:51 AM EDT) -- In a recent Law360 article ("Stepping Up Gov't Pursuit Of Suspension And Debarment"), we discussed the Comprehensive Contingency Contracting Reform Act of 2012, proposed legislation that would have provided for the automatic suspension of a contractor in a variety of situations, including when the federal government merely alleges fraud against a contractor in a civil or criminal proceeding related to a federal contract. We noted that the proposed legislation was roundly criticized by representatives of the affected agencies: the U.S. Department of Defense, the U.S. Department...
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