This was just posted earlier today on Federal Business Opportunities.
They anticipate making a formal Request for Proposal in the first quarter of Fiscal Year 2015.This is a PRE-SOLICITATION NOTICE of a proposed requirement for various commercial "OFF THE SHELF" semi-automatic pistols chambered to fire a 9mm Luger cartridge as defined by SAAMI. This notice is issued solely for informational and planning purposes only.
The following types of pistols, chambered to fire a 9mm Luger cartridge, may be requested for testing and evaluation purposes under a future solicitation:
Class One Pistol: barrel length between 3.75" and 4.25"; with a minimum magazine capacity of 13 rounds.
Class Two Pistol: barrel length between 4.5" and 5.5"; with a minimum magazine capacity of 15 rounds.
Class One Training Pistol (Red Handle): deactivated with full articulation, red receiver and slide, night sights.
Class One "Man Marking" (a.k.a., "Simunitions") pistol: blue slide or slide with blue inserts.