This bill would require the newly established Office of the Chief Procurement Officer and the Secretary of State to collect data relating to minority and women-owned businesses in the state and participation by those businesses in the state procurement process
The bill would require the Chief Procurement Officer to annually present a summary of the information and data gathered to the Contract Review Permanent Legislative Oversight Committee, and, upon request, provide that data to the Legislative Services Agency
The bill would specify that the legislation only takes effect on the enactment of other legislation creating the Office of Chief Procurement Officer within the Department of Finance
Relating to the purchase of supplies and services by state government; to add Section 41-4-177.10 to the Code of Alabama 1975, to provide for the collection of data relating to certain businesses in the state; to authorize the Secretary of State to adopt rules; and to provide for a contingent effective date.
|February 3, 2021||S||Read for the first time and referred to the Senate committee on Governmental Affairs|
|Bill Text||SB182 Alabama 2021 Session - Introduced|