2001 Session

Budget Amendments - SB800 (Committee Approved)

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Consider local and small businesses in e-procurement and reverse bidding (language only)

Item 521 #1s

Item 521 #1s

Transportation, Department of

Page 455, line 28, after "Services." insert:
"In developing and implementing such systems and processes, the Virginia Department of Transportation and the Department of General Services shall ensure that both locally-owned businesses and those with less than 50 employees shall be provided equal opportunity to provide the goods, services, road materials, and commodities being contracted for and purchased."

(This amendment is to provide small businesses and locally owned businesses an equal opportunity to provide needed items no matter the type of procurement process or system used.)