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Improving the State Procurement Oversight Structure

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In the House - Hearing 3/29 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Renaming the Procurement Advisory Council and altering the membership and duties of the Council; increasing from $100,000 to $200,000 the total value of specified contracts, leases, or other agreements that require a business to file a specified disclosure with the Secretary of State; requiring the Department of Transportation, in consultation with the MDDC Press Association, to study the use and costs of public announcements of specified solicitations and report to specified committees of the General Assembly by December 1, 2017; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The President (By Request - Administration) and Senators Hershey and Salling
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0390
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2017
By Request of the Governor
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Procurement
Narrow Subject(s):Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Attorney General
Commerce and Business -see also- Dealers; Elec. Comm.; etc.
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
General Assembly -see also- AELR Cmte; Leg Policy Committee
Leases and Rent
Publications -see also- Maryland Register
Public Works, Board of
Review Boards
Secretary of State
Transportation, Department of
Statutes:Article - State Finance and Procurement
(12-102, 12-105, 13-204, 13-221, 15-218)

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March 17, 2017 5:32 P.M.