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1.0 THE AGENCY'S RESERVATION OF RIGHTS. The Agency reserves the right to:

1.0 THE AGENCY'S RESERVATION OF RIGHTS. The Agency reserves the right to:

1.1 Right to Reject, Waive, or Terminate the RFP. Reject any or all proposals, to waive any informality in the RFP process, or to terminate the RFP process at any time, if deemed by the Agency to be in its best interests.

1.2 Right to Not Award. Not to award a contract pursuant to this RFP.

1.3 Right to Terminate. Terminate a contract awarded pursuant to this RFP, at any time for its convenience upon l O days written notice to the successful proposer(s).

1.4 Right to Determine Time and Location. Determine the days, hours, and locations that the successful proposer(s) shall provide the services called for in this RFP.

1.5 Right to Retain Proposals. Retain all proposals submitted and not permit withdrawal for a period of 60 days subsequent to the deadline for receiving proposals without the written consent of the Agency Contracting Officer (CO).

1.6 Right to Negotiate. Negotiate the fees proposed by the proposer entity.

1.7 Right to Reject Any Proposal. Reject and not consider any proposal that does not meet the requirements of this RFP, including but not necessarily limited to incomplete proposals and/or proposals offering alternate or non-requested services.

1.8 No Obligation to Compensate. Have no obligation to compensate any proposer for any costs incurred in responding to this RFP.

1.9 Right to Prohibit. At any time during the RFP or contract process to prohibit any further participation by a proposer or reject any proposal submitted that does not conform to any of the requirements detailed herein. By accessing the eProcurement Marketplace (hereinafter also "the Marketplace") and by downloading this document, each prospective proposer is thereby agreeing to abide by all terms and conditions listed within this document and within the Marketplace, and further agrees that he/she will inform the CO in writing within 5 days of the discovery of any item listed herein or of any item that is issued thereafter by the Agency that he/she feels needs to be addressed. Failure to abide by this timeframe shall relieve the Agency, but not the prospective proposer, of any responsibility pertaining to such an issue.

1.10 Right to Reject - Obtaining Competitive Solicitation Documents. The eProcurement Marketplace is the only official and appropriate venue to obtain the RFP documents (and any other information pertaining to this RFP such as addenda). Accordingly, by submitting a response to this RFP the respondent thereby affirms that he/she obtained all information on the Marketplace. Any other group such as an association or a bid depository that informs potential respondents of the availability of such competitive solicitations are hereby instructed to not distribute these documents to any such potential respondents, but to instruct the potential respondents to visit the Marketplace to obtain the documents. The Agency will reject without consideration any response submitted from a firm that has not obtained the documents from the Marketplace.