52.219-27 Notice of Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Set-Aside.

As prescribed in 19.1408 , insert the following clause:

Notice of Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business Set-Aside (Sep 2021)

      (a) Definition. "Service-disabled veteran-owned small business concern"—

           (1) Means a small business concern–

                (i) Not less than 51 percent of which is owned by one or more service-disabled veterans or, in the case of any publicly owned business, not less than 51 percent of the stock of which is owned by one or more service-disabled veterans; and

                (ii) The management and daily business operations of which are controlled by one or more service-disabled veterans or, in the case of a service-disabled veteran with permanent and severe disability, the spouse or permanent caregiver of such veteran.

           (2) "Service-disabled veteran" means a veteran, as defined in 38 U.S.C.101(2), with a disability that is service-connected, as defined in 38 U.S.C.101(16).

      (b) Applicability. This clause applies only to—

           (1) Contracts that have been set aside for service-disabled veteran-owned small business concerns;

           (2) Part or parts of a multiple-award contract that have been set aside for service-disabled veteran-owned small business concerns;  

           (3) Orders set aside for service-disabled veteran-owned small business concerns under multiple-award contracts as described in 8.405-5 and 16.505(b)(2)(i)(F); and

           (4) Orders issued directly to service-disabled veteran-owned small business concerns under multiple-award contracts as described in 19.504(c)(1)(ii).

      (c) General.

(1) Offers are solicited only from service-disabled veteran-owned small business concerns. Offers received from concerns that are not service-disabled veteran-owned small business concerns shall not be considered.

           (2) Any award resulting from this solicitation will be made to a service-disabled veteran-owned small business concern.

      (d) A joint venture may be considered a service-disabled veteran owned small business concern if—

           (1) At least one member of the joint venture is a service-disabled veteran-owned small business concern, and makes the following representations:

                (i)That it is a service-disabled veteran-owned small business concern, and

                (ii)That it is a small business concern under the North American Industry Classification Systems (NAICS) code assigned to the procurement;

           (2) Each other concern is small under the size standard corresponding to the NAICS code assigned to the procurement;

           (3) The joint venture meets the requirements of 13 CFR 121.103(h); and

           (4) The joint venture meets the requirements of 13 CFR 125.15(b).

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