Under existing law, competitive bid laws require governmental public works contracts to be awarded to the lowest responsible and responsive bidder
This bill would allow an awarding authority, under certain specified circumstances, to negotiate with the lowest responsible and responsive bidder when all bids received exceed the funding available to the awarding authority for the contract
To amend Section 39-2-6, Code of Alabama 1975, relating to competitive bidding on state public works contracts; to allow an awarding authority to negotiate with the lowest responsible and responsive bidder under certain specified circumstances.
|February 27, 2020||H||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on State Government|
|Hearing||March 11, 2020||Room 206 at 15:00||House SG Hearing|
|Bill Text||HB349 Alabama 2020 Session - Introduced|