Whenever proposals for supplies have been solicited, the parties responding to such solicitation shall be duly notified of the time and place of opening the bids, and be permitted to be present either in person or by attorney, and a record of each bid shall then and there be made.
R.S. Sec. 3710 derived from Res. Jan. 31, 1868, No. 8, 15 Stat. 246.
Exemption Of Functions
Functions authorized by Foreign Assistance Act of 1961, as amended, as exempt, see Ex. Ord. No. 11223, eff. May 12, 1965, 30 F.R. 6635, set out as a note under section 2393 of Title 22, Foreign Relations and Intercourse.
Section Referred To In Other Sections
This section is referred to in sections 252, 260 of this title.