Public Act 097-0369
HB1375 EnrolledLRB097 09020 PJG 49154 b

    AN ACT concerning finance.
    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
represented in the General Assembly:
    Section 5. The Illinois Procurement Code is amended by
changing Section 30-22 as follows:
    (30 ILCS 500/30-22)
    Sec. 30-22. Construction contracts; responsible bidder
requirements. To be considered a responsible bidder on a
construction contract for purposes of this Code, a bidder must
comply with all of the following requirements and must present
satisfactory evidence of that compliance to the appropriate
construction agency:
        (1) The bidder must comply with all applicable laws
    concerning the bidder's entitlement to conduct business in
        (2) The bidder must comply with all applicable
    provisions of the Prevailing Wage Act.
        (3) The bidder must comply with Subchapter VI ("Equal
    Employment Opportunities") of Chapter 21 of Title 42 of the
    United States Code (42 U.S.C. 2000e and following) and with
    Federal Executive Order No. 11246 as amended by Executive
    Order No. 11375.
        (4) The bidder must have a valid Federal Employer
    Identification Number or, if an individual, a valid Social
    Security Number.
        (5) The bidder must have a valid certificate of
    insurance showing the following coverages: general
    liability, professional liability, product liability,
    workers' compensation, completed operations, hazardous
    occupation, and automobile.
        (6) The bidder and all bidder's subcontractors must
    participate in applicable apprenticeship and training
    programs approved by and registered with the United States
    Department of Labor's Bureau of Apprenticeship and
        (7) For contracts with the Illinois Power Agency, the
    Director of the Illinois Power Agency may establish
    additional requirements for responsible bidders. These
    additional requirements, if established, shall be set
    forth together with the other criteria contained in the
    invitation for bids, and shall appear in the appropriate
    volume of the Illinois Procurement Bulletin.
        (8) The bidder must submit a signed affidavit stating
    that the bidder will maintain an Illinois office as the
    primary place of employment for persons employed in the
    construction authorized by the contract.
    The provisions of this Section shall not apply to federally
funded construction projects if such application would
jeopardize the receipt or use of federal funds in support of
such a project.
(Source: P.A. 95-481, eff. 8-28-07.)
    Section 99. Effective date. This Act takes effect upon
becoming law.

Effective Date: 8/15/2011