102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
Introduced 2/23/2021, by Sen. Dale Fowler
SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
Amends the Illinois Procurement Code. Removes the selection of
construction-related professional services from the list items that
provisions concerning HUBZone business contracts do not apply to. Makes
A BILL FOR
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AN ACT concerning finance.
Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
The Illinois Procurement Code is amended by
changing Section 45-95 as follows:
(30 ILCS 500/45-95)
HUBZone business contracts.
(a) For the purposes of this Section:
"HUBZone business" means a business that operates and
employs people in Historically Underutilized Business Zones
(HUBZone) as designated by the federal HUBZone Empowerment
"Qualified HUBZone small business concern" means a
business that qualifies under the HUBZone program administered
by the United States Small Business Administration.
(b) Each chief procurement officer shall establish rules,
in consultation with the procuring agency, related to the
eligibility of qualified HUBZone small business concerns to
receive preference under this Section, and shall verify the
accuracy of any information submitted by a qualified HUBZone
small business concern with respect to a contract awarded
under this Section.
(c) The provisions of this Section shall not apply to: (1)