Veteran or Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business are small
business concerns with not less than 51 percent ownership 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 the management and daily business
operations of which are controlled by one or more service-disabled
veterans or, in the case of a veteran with permanent and severe
disability, the spouse or permanent caregiver of such veteran.
Service-disabled veteran means a veteran, as defined in 38 U.S.C. 101(2)
as, �a person who served in the active military, naval, or air service,
and who was discharged or released there from under conditions other
than dishonorable� with a disability that is service-connected, as
defined in 38 U.S.C. 101(16) as, �with respect to disability or death,
that such disability was incurred or aggravated, or that the death
resulted from a disability incurred or aggravated, in line of duty in
the active military, naval, or air service.�
Far 19.1405 allows the Contracting Officer to set aside acquisitions
exceeding the micro-purchase threshold for service-disabled veteran
owned business concerns when the Contracting Officer has a reasonable
Offers will be received
from two or more service �disabled veteran owned small business
Award will be made at a
fair market price.
The Contracting Officer shall consider service-disabled veteran owned
small business set-asides before considering service-disabled veteran
owned small business sole source awards.
A Contracting Officer may award contracts to service-disabled veteran
owned small business concerns on a sole source basis providing:
service-disabled veteran owned small business can satisfy the
The anticipated award
price of the contract (including options) will not exceed $5 million
for a requirement within the NAICS codes for manufacturing; or $3
million for a requirement within any other NAICS code.