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 Bill Status of SB1472  100th General Assembly


Short Description:  PROCUREMENT-VETERAN PREFERENCE

Senate Sponsors
Sen. Matt Murphy

Last Action
DateChamber Action
  1/13/2015SenateSession Sine Die

Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
30 ILCS 500/45-58 new


Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Illinois Procurement Code. Requires that a preference of up to 10% of the contract amount be granted to an otherwise qualified State contract bidder that is a qualified veteran. Defines a qualified veteran as a business entity 51% or more owned by one or more veterans. Sets as a goal that each fiscal year the State award at least 3% of the value of its total contracts to qualified veterans. Requires that the Department of Central Management Services report annually to the General Assembly on the attainment of the percentage goal, based on information reported by chief procurement officers. Requires chief procurement officers to make recommendations on the percentage goal, with input from statewide veterans' service organizations and the business community. Requires the Governor to recommend to the General Assembly changes in programs to assist qualified veterans.

Actions 
DateChamber Action
  2/6/2013SenateFiled with Secretary by Sen. Matt Murphy
  2/6/2013SenateFirst Reading
  2/6/2013SenateReferred to Assignments
  2/14/2013SenateAssigned to Executive
  2/28/2013SenateTo Subcommittee on Governmental Operations
  3/14/2013SenatePostponed - Subcommittee on Governmental Operations
  3/22/2013SenateRule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments
  1/13/2015SenateSession Sine Die

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