AMENDMENT OF SOLICITATION/MODIFICATION OF CONTRACT

2. AMENDMENT/MODIFICATION NO. 3. EFFECTIVE DATE

BPA NO.

1. CONTRACT ID CODE

PAGE

1

OF PAGES

2

4. REQUISITION/PURCHASE REQ. NO.

5. PROJECT NO. (If applicable)

0001
6. ISSUED BY CODE

09/19/2006

99-0693-559
7. ADMINISTERED BY (If other than Item 6) CODE

OASAM Office of Procurement Services U. S. Department of Labor RM N5416 200 Constitution Ave., NW Washington DC 20210
8. NAME AND ADDRESS OF CONTRACTOR (No., street, county, State and ZIP Code)

OASAM Office of Procurement Services U. S. Department of Labor RM N5416 200 Constitution Ave., NW Washington DC 20210
(X)

9A. AMENDMENT OF SOLICITATION NO.

DOL069RP20266 To all Offerors/Bidders X
9B. DATED (SEE ITEM 11)

09/01/2006
10A. MODIFICATION OF CONTRACT/ORDER NO.

10B. DATED (SEE ITEM 13) CODE FACILITY CODE

11. THIS ITEM ONLY APPLIES TO AMENDMENTS OF SOLICITATIONS
X The above numbered solicitation is amended as set forth in Item 14. The hour and date specified for receipt of Offers is extended, X is not extended. Offers must acknowledge receipt of this amendment prior to the hour and date specified in the solicitation or as amended, by one of the following methods: (a) By completing Items 8 and 15, and returning __________ copies of the amendment; (b) By acknowledging receipt of this amendment on each copy of the offer submitted; or (c) By separate letter or telegram which includes a reference to the solicitation and amendment numbers. FAILURE OF YOUR ACKNOWLEDGMENT TO BE RECEIVED AT THE PLACE DESIGNATED FOR THE RECEIPT OF OFFERS PRIOR TO THE HOUR AND DATE SPECIFIED MAY RESULT IN REJECTION OF YOUR OFFER. If by virtue of this amendment you desire to change an offer already submitted, such change may be made by telegram or letter, provided each telegram or letter makes reference to the solicitation and this amendment, and is received prior to the opening hour and date specified.
12. ACCOUNTING AND APPROPRIATION DATA

N/A

(If required)

13. THIS ITEM APPLIES ONLY TO MODIFICATIONS OF CONTRACTS/ORDERS, IT MODIFIES THE CONTRACT/ORDER NO. AS DESCRIBED IN ITEM 14.
A. THIS CHANGE ORDER IS ISSUED PURSUANT a TO: (Specify authority) THE CHANGES SET FORTH IN ITEM 14 ARE MADE IN THE CONTRACT ORDER NO. IN ITEM 10A.

B. THE ABOVE NUMBERED CONTRACT/ORDER IS MODIFIED TO REFLECT THE ADMINISTRATIVE CHANGES SET FORTH IN ITEM 14, PURSUANT TO THE AUTHORITY OF FAR 43.103(b). C. THIS SUPPLEMENTAL AGREEMENT IS ENTERED INTO PURSUANT TO AUTHORITY OF:

(such as changes in paying office, appropriation date, etc.)

X

D. OTHER (Specify type of modification and authority)

Administrative Amendment
Contractor X

E. IMPORTANT:

is not,

is required to sign this document and return ___________ copies to the issuing office.

14. DESCRIPTION OF AMENDMENT/MODIFICATION

(Organized by UCF section headings, including solicitation/contract subject matter where feasible.)

Effective immediately, all clarification questions should be directed to Sonya Carrion at carrion.sonya@dol.gov. The deadline for clarification questions remains September 22, 2006, 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. For further details please see Page 2.

Except as provided herein, all terms and conditions of the document referenced in Item 9A or 10A, as heretofore changed, remains unchanged and in full force and effect. 15A. NAME AND TITLE OF SIGNER (Type or print) 16A. NAME AND TITLE OF CONTRACTING OFFICER (Type or print) ERIC F. VOGT Chief, Division of Contract Negotiations Office of Procurement Services 16C. DATE SIGNED

15B. CONTRACTOR/OFFEROR

15C. DATE SIGNED

16B. UNITED STATES OF AMERICA BY

(Signature of person authorized to sign)

(Signature of Contracting Officer) STANDARD FORM 30 (REV. 10-83)

14. DESCRIPTION OF AMENDMENT/MODIFICATION (CONTINUED)

As such, please delete the following paragraph from the Section A cover letter:
“Interested Offerors are requested to notify the Contracting Officer in writing via e-mail of their intent to respond no later than September 8, 2006, 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time to the following e-mail address: carrion.sonya@dol.gov. This non-binding letter of intent should include the company name, address, phone number, e-mail address, and point of contact. Offeror questions, requests for reference materials and additional information shall be submitted to the Contracting Officer in writing in accordance with Section L of the RFP DOL069RP20266 and no later than September 22, 2006, 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. Technical and Business proposals must be received by the U. S. Department of Labor, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management, Office of Procurement Services, N-5416 200 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20210-0001, no later than November 13, 2006, 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time.”

And substitute the following:
“Interested Offerors are requested to notify the Contracting Officer in writing via e-mail of their intent to respond no later than September 8, 2006, 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time to the following e-mail address: carrion.sonya@dol.gov. This non-binding letter of intent should include the company name, address, phone number, e-mail address, and point of contact. Offeror clarification questions shall be submitted to Sonya Carrion (Carrion.Sonya@dol.gov) in accordance with Section L.12 of the RFP DOL069RP20266 and no later than September 22, 2006, 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time. All future requests for information concerning this solicitation and/or materials submitted after September 30, 2006 shall be directed to Paula Sheelor at Sheelor.Paula@dol.gov. Technical and Business proposals must be received by the U. S. Department of Labor, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management, Office of Procurement Services, N-5416 200 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20210-0001, no later than November 13, 2006, 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time.”

Similarly, please delete the following Section L.11 of the RFP:
L.11 REFERENCE MATERIALS

“A list of all materials available in the reference library is in Attachment H of this RFP. Attachment H will not be included in the RFP solicitation package, but will be available to Offerors upon request. Offerors wishing to review these materials should submit a written request to the Contracting Officer with a verification of their intent to submit responsive proposals. Attachment H will be delivered in a separate CD ROM.”

And replace with the following:
L.11 REFERENCE MATERIALS

“A list of all materials available in the reference library is in Attachment H of this RFP. Attachment H will not be included in the RFP solicitation package, but will be available to Offerors upon request. Offerors wishing to review these materials should contact Paula Sheelor at Sheeler.Paula@dol.gov with a verification of their intent to submit responsive proposals. Attachment H will be delivered in a separate CD ROM.”

Additionally, please delete the following Section L.12 of the RFP:
L.12 Request for Clarification

“Any clarification requested by an Offeror regarding the meaning or interpretation of the RFP, drawings, specifications, etc. are to be referred only to Eric Vogt (the contracting officer) at the address presented in the cover letter. All questions shall be received by the contracting officer no later than 5:00 P.M. Eastern Standard Time on September 22, 2006. The Government will respond to all questions in writing, and shall distribute its responses to all organizations who have submitted a Notice of Intent to the Procurement Services Center at the address specified.”

And substitute the following:
L.12 REQUEST FOR CLARIFICATION

“Any clarification requested by an Offeror regarding the meaning or interpretation of the RFP, drawings, specifications, etc. are to be referred to Sonya Carrion at Carrion.Sonya@dol.gov or U. S. Department of Labor, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Administration and Management, Office of Procurement Services, N-5416 200 Constitution Avenue, NW, Washington, DC, 20210-0001. All future requests for information concerning this solicitation submitted after September 30, 2006 shall be directed to Paula Sheelor at Sheelor.Paula@dol.gov. All questions shall be received no later than 5:00 P.M. Eastern Standard Time on September 22, 2006. The Government will respond to all questions in writing, and shall distribute its responses to all organizations who have submitted a Notice of Intent to the Procurement Services Center at the address specified.” (End of Amendment)