90th General Assembly
Summary of HB2656
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Short description: 
METRO WATER DIST-CONTRACTS                                                 

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District Act.  Includes      
   in the list of  contracts  not  subject  to  the  competitive  bidding      
   requirements those contracts that combine construction and design.          
          FISCAL NOTE (DCCA)                                                   
          HB2656 would have no fiscal impact.                                  
          STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE                                           
          HB 2656 fails to create a State mandate.                             
          STATE DEBT IMPACT NOTE                                               
          HB 2656 would not affect the level of State indebtedness.            
        HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.                                                 
        Provides that contracts that combine design and construction,  if      
   not  competitively  bid,  shall be let according to a formal selection      
   process established by rule.   Requires  that  the  selection  process      
   shall:  (i)  require  a  published  request  for proposals (RFP); (ii)      
   require consideration of price, but shall not require  that  price  be      
   the  sole  consideration;  and  (iii) provide that the final selection      
   process may include negotiation.                                            
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 99-01-12

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   1     SENATE -   0


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