CARROLL-FITZGERALD-LINK-SEVERNS-HALVORSON AND OBAMA.
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Amends the Illinois Purchasing Act, the State Paper Purchasing
Act, and the State Printing Contracts Act. Provides that any contract
entered into by an executive agency shall be signed by the director of
the agency and at least 2 other agency administrative officials that
have been approved to sign the contracts by the Department of Central
Management Services if the contract requires an amount in excess of
$250,000 to be expended. Effective immediately.
SENATE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Deletes reference to:
30 ILCS 505/7-3 new
30 ILCS 510/18 new
30 ILCS 515/13.1 new
Adds reference to:
30 ILCS 105/9.02 from Ch. 127, par. 145c
Deletes everything. Amends the State Finance Act. Provides that
any new contract, contract renewal, order against a master contract,
or change or amendment to an existing contract in the amount of
$250,000 or more shall be signed or approved in writing by the chief
executive officer, the chief legal counsel, and the chief fiscal
officer of the agency. Effective immediately.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that if the agency does not have a chief legal counsel
or a chief fiscal officer (now, chief legal counsel) then the agency
shall designate in writing a senior executive as the individual
responsible for signature or approval of a contract or contract
renewal of $250,000 or more.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 2.
Provides that the provisions requiring any new contract or
contract renewal, any order against a master contract, or any contract
amendment or change to an existing contract of $250,000 or more in a
fiscal year to be signed by the chief executive officer of the agency
shall apply to the General Assembly and its agencies. Defines "chief
executive officer of the agency" with respect to the General Assembly
and its operations.
Last action on Bill: PUBLIC ACT.............................. 90-0452
Last action date: 97-08-16
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 2 SENATE - 1
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