92nd General Assembly
Summary of SB0981
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Short description: 
OPEN CONTRACTING ACT                                                       

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Creates the Open Contracting Act. Prohibits the  State,  and  any      
   political  subdivision,  agency, or instrumentality of the State, from      
   procuring products or services, contracting for  public  construction,      
   awarding  grants, or entering into cooperative agreements that contain      
   provisions   requiring   association   or   affiliation   with   labor      
   organizations.  Provides that an interested party  has    standing  to      
   challenge   any  bid  specification,  project  agreement,  controlling      
   document, grant, or cooperative agreement that violates  the  Act  and      
   shall be awarded costs and attorney's fees if the challenge prevails.       
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: JAN-07-2003

           Location: Senate

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


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