100TH GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2017 and 2018
Introduced 1/24/2018, by Sen. Linda Holmes
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
50 ILCS 510/8
from Ch. 85, par. 6408
Amends the Local Government Professional Services Selection Act.
Provides that a political subdivision may waive the public hearing,
evaluation procedure, and selection procedure for the selection of
architectural, engineering, or land surveying services in an emergency
situation for a project that is expected to cost less than $150,000
(currently, $25,000). Provides that this amount shall be increased annually
by a percentage equal to the annual unadjusted percentage increase, if any,
as determined by the consumer price index-u.
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning local government.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Local Government Professional Services
Selection Act is amended by changing Section 8 as follows:
(50 ILCS 510/8)
(from Ch. 85, par. 6408)
Waiver of competition.
A political subdivision may
requirements of Sections 4, 5, and 6 if it
determines, by resolution, that an
emergency situation exists
and a firm must be selected in an expeditious
manner, or the
cost of architectural, engineering, and land surveying
services for the project is expected to
be less than
This amount shall be increased annually by a
percentage equal to the annual unadjusted percentage increase,
if any, as determined by the consumer price index-u.
For purposes of this Section, "consumer price index-u"
means the index published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics of
the United States Department of Labor that measures the average
change in prices of goods and services purchased by all urban
consumers, United States city average, all items, 1982-84=100.
(Source: P.A. 87-1034.)