22.1309 Actions because of noncompliance.

The contracting officer must take necessary action as soon as possible upon notification by the appropriate agency official to implement any sanctions imposed on a contractor by the Department of Labor for violations of the clause at 52.222-35 , Equal Opportunity for Veterans. These sanctions (see 41 CFR 60-300.66) may include-

      (a) Withholding progress payments;

      (b) Termination or suspension of the contract; or

      (c) Debarment of the contractor.