Size Determination [Business Credit and Assistance] Law and Legal Definition

According to 13 CFR 134.101 [Title 13 -- Business Credit and Assistance; Chapter I -- Small Business Administration; Part 134 -- Rules of Procedure Governing Cases Before the Office of Hearings and Appeals; Subpart A -- General Rules], size determination means “a formal size determination made by an Area Office and includes decisions by Government Contracting Area Directors that determine whether two or more concerns are affiliated for purposes of SBA's financial assistance programs, or other programs for which an appropriate SBA official requested an affiliation determination.”