Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Purchasing Act. Provides that any contract
entered into or expenditure of funds by a State agency for remodeling,
renovation, or construction involving an expenditure in excess of
$30,000 (now, $5,000) shall be subject to the supervision of a
licensed architect or engineer. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes amendatory provisions increasing the expenditure
requirements for contracts requiring architect or engineer supervision
from $5,000 to $30,000. Provides that architect or engineer
supervision and certification shall not apply to refurbishing, repair,
or maintenance projects that are determined by the Illinois Capital
Development Board's Executive Director or its designated technical
staff as not being the practice of architecture as defined in Section
3 of the Illinois Architecture Practice Act of 1989, nor the practice
of professional engineering as defined in Section 3 of the
Professional Engineering Practice Act of 1989, nor the practice of
structural engineering as defined in Section 5 of the Structural
Engineering Licensing Act of 1989.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0446
Last action date: 97-08-16
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
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