Del. Governor Markell Signs Procurement Bill into Law - State and Federal Communications

July 5, 2012  •  

Del. Governor Markell Signs Procurement Bill into Law

Gov. Jack MarkellGovernor Jack Markell signed Senate Bill 212 into law in an effort to improve the online presence and public notice capabilities of the state’s procurement office.

The bill mandates that the state create, by May 1, 2013, a one-stop website which will post all bids with an estimated value of more than $50,000.

This website must be accessible to all contractors and the general public. Further, the website will allow the state’s municipalities to advertise their bidding opportunities on the same site.

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