SB0599 (CH0504)

2013 Regular Session



Procurement - Subcontractor Equal Access to Bonding Act of 2013

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 504

Synopsis:Prohibiting a prime contractor from requiring specified bonding from a subcontractor on specified procurement contracts that is more stringent than specified bonding requirements for prime contractors on specified procurement contracts under a specified circumstance; requiring a contractor to accept specified bonding from a subcontractor under specified circumstances; and requiring agencies to provide notice on bid security to specified bidders.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Conway
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0585
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2013
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Economic Matters
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Procurement
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Bonds -see also- County & Baltimore City Bonds; State Bonds
Contractors -see also- Heating & Cooling; Home Improvement
Statutes:Article - State Finance and Procurement

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