2019 - 2020 LEGISLATURE
ASSEMBLY AMENDMENT 5,
TO ASSEMBLY BILL 285
June 14, 2019 - Offered by Representative Sanfelippo.
54. Page 3, line 1
: delete lines 1 and 2 and substitute “affect public safety or 6
project cost or project schedule, the department may file with the joint committee on 7
finance a request to authorize awarding the contract to the sole bidder. If the 8
cochairpersons of the joint committee on finance do not notify the department within 9
14 working days after the date on which the department submits the request that 10
the committee has scheduled a meeting for the purpose of reviewing the request, the 11
department may award the contract. If, within 14 working days after the date on 12
which the department submits the request, the cochairpersons of the joint committee 13
on finance notify the department that the committee has scheduled a meeting for the
purpose of reviewing the request, the department may award the contract only as 2
approved, or modified and approved, by the committee. The department shall submit 3
to the joint committee on finance quarterly reports listing any bids rejected or 4
contracts awarded under this paragraph. This paragraph does not apply to a contract 5
under s. 84.07 (1b).”.
84.06 (2) (d) of the statutes is created to read:
(d) The department shall review, update, and document its estimates 9
of the reasonable value of the work for an improvement within 2 weeks before the 10
date on which bids for that improvement must be submitted to the department.
84.06 (2) (e) of the statutes is created to read:
(e) In determining whether a bid exceeds the estimated reasonable 13
value of the work, the department shall consider any addendums affecting the value 14
of the work for an improvement that were issued before the date on which bids for 15
that improvement must be submitted to the department.”.