SB 288 Public Procurement Act; negotiations for professional services.
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Summary:
Public Procurement Act. Defines "public contract"; exempts items purchased by public institutions of higher education for resale at retail bookstores or similar outlets operated by such institutions; increases the cap on minimum purchases from $15,000 to $30,000 for which competitive procurement is not required; and raises the cap for certain institutions of higher education to $100,000.

Full text:
01/19/96  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 964386801  pdf
02/08/96  Senate: Committee substitute printed 964157757-S1  pdf
03/19/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB288ER)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments
Governor's recommendation
Governor's veto explanation

Status:
01/19/96  Senate: Presented & ordered printed 964386801
01/19/96  Senate: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/07/96  Senate: Reported from General Laws with sub. (15-Y 0-N)
02/08/96  Senate: Committee substitute printed 964157757-S1
02/08/96  Senate: Const. reading disp. (40-Y 0-N), passed by for the day
02/08/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (40-Y 0-N)
02/09/96  Senate: Read second time
02/09/96  Senate: Reading of substitute waived
02/09/96  Senate: Committee substitute agreed to 964157757-S1
02/09/96  Senate: Engrossed by Senate - comm. sub. 964157757-S1
02/09/96  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/96  Senate: VOTE: CONST. READING DISPENSED (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/96  Senate: Passed Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/09/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (38-Y 0-N)
02/09/96  Senate: Rec. of passage agreed to by Senate (38-Y 0-N)
02/09/96  Senate: VOTE: RECONSIDER (38-Y 0-N)
02/09/96  Senate: Passed Senate (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/96  Senate: VOTE: PASSAGE (39-Y 0-N)
02/09/96  Senate: Communicated to House
02/12/96  House: Placed on Calendar
02/13/96  House: Read first time
02/13/96  House: Referred to Committee for Courts of Justice
02/16/96  House: Reported from Courts of Justice (22-Y 0-N)
02/16/96  House: Referred to Committee on General Laws
02/19/96  House: Assigned to General Laws sub-committee: 2
02/29/96  House: Reported from General Laws with amds. (19-Y 2-N)
03/01/96  House: Read second time
03/04/96  House: Read third time
03/04/96  House: Committee amendments agreed to
03/04/96  House: Engrossed by House as amended
03/04/96  House: Passed House with amendments (81-Y 18-N)
03/04/96  House: VOTE: PASSAGE (81-Y 18-N)
03/06/96  Senate: Reading of amendments waived
03/06/96  Senate: House amendments agreed to by Senate (40-Y 0-N)
03/06/96  Senate: VOTE: CONCUR HOUSE AMENDMENTS (40-Y 0-N)
03/19/96  Senate: Bill text as passed Senate and House (SB288ER)
03/25/96  Senate: Enrolled
03/26/96  House: Signed by Speaker
03/28/96  Senate: Signed by President
04/10/96  Senate: Governor's recommendation received by Senate
04/17/96  Senate: Passed by temporarily
04/17/96  Senate: Senate rejected Gov's recommendation (12-Y 27-N)
04/17/96  Senate: VOTE: REJECTED GOV'S RECOMM. (12-Y 27-N)
04/17/96  Senate: Communicated to Governor
05/06/96  Governor: Vetoed by Governor