As prescribed in (HSAR) 48 CFR 3016.203-470
EVALUATION OF OFFERS SUBJECT TO AN ECONOMIC PRICE ADJUSTMENT CLAUSE (JUN 2006)
Offers shall be evaluated without adding an amount for an economic price adjustment. Offers may be rejected which: (1) increase the stipulated ceiling; (2) limit the downward adjustment; or (3) delete the economic price adjustment clause. If the offer stipulates a ceiling lower than that included in the solicitation, the lower ceiling will be incorporated into any resulting contract.
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