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  • Alternative (Alternate) Bid/Proposal

    1. A response to a bid or proposal that does not meet the exact requirements of the specification or scope of work but offers an alternative for consideration. 2. A bid/proposal submitted with an intentional substantive variation to a basic provision, specification, term, or condition of the solicitation. This alternative, in the opinion of the bidder/proposer, achieves the same result. Alternative bids and proposals may render the bid/proposal non-responsive. See also: Alternate Bid (Response).



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