SB0004 (CH0340)

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2017 Regular Session



Minority Business Enterprises - Program Participation - Requirements and Reauthorization

Sponsored by:

Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 340

Synopsis:Requiring minority business enterprises serving as subcontractors on specified contracts to submit, within 10 days after notice from the prime contractor of the State's intent to award a contract, documentation providing the percentage and type of work assigned to the subcontractor to the procurement officer and to the contractor; providing the findings of the General Assembly based on a specified disparity study; requiring a specified report on the Minority Business Enterprise Program be submitted by September 30, 2021; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Chair, Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs Committee (By Request - Departmental - Office of Minority Affairs)
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
By Request of the Governor
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Procurement
Narrow Subject(s):Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Data -see also- Census; Demographics
Industry and Technology
Minorities -see also- Women
Women -see also- Gender
Statutes:Article - State Finance and Procurement
(14-301.1, 14-303, 14-309)
Article - Chapter of the Acts
(2012, 2013)

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November 28, 2017 1:08 P.M.