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The DC Code: § 2-218.12 Director of the Department of Small and Local Business Development.

Index2 Government Administration. (Refs & Annos)
a
(1) The Department shall be under the supervision of a Director who shall carry out the functions and authorities assigned to the Department.
2
The Mayor shall appoint the Director with the advice and consent of the Council.
b
The Director shall have full authority over the Department and all functions and personnel assigned to the Department, including the power to re-delegate to other employees and officials of the Department such powers and authority as in the judgment of the Director are warranted in the interests of efficiency and sound administration.
c
The Director shall monitor the accomplishment of the requirements of this subchapter in contracting and procurement performed by any government corporation involved in the development of a commercial ballpark or soccer stadium and in all projects exceeding $10 million in value.
d
The Director shall have authority to make a recommendation to the Chief Procurement Officer of the Office of Contracting and Procurement or a government corporation to reject proposed award of contract awards and procurements that the Director finds fail to comply with agency or project requirements for certified business enterprise contracting and procurement.
e
The Director shall have authority to make a recommendation to the Chief Procurement Officer of the Office of Contracting and Procurement or a government corporation to require the payment of fines pursuant to § 2- 218.48 by prime contractors who fail to comply with the requirements of this subchapter.
f
The Director shall have the authority to make a recommendation to the Chief Procurement Officer of the Office of Contracting and Procurement or a government corporation to withhold payment on contracts shown to be substantially noncompliant as to their approved certified business enterprise subcontracting plans, if a subcontracting plan is required pursuant to § 2- 218.46.
g
The Director shall have the authority to impose fines for violations of this subchapter or the regulations implemented thereunder.

Historical and Statutory

Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 17-207, in subsecs. (d) and (f), substituted "certified" for "local, small, and disadvantaged". D.C. Law 18-141 added subsec. (g). Temporary Amendments of Section For temporary (225 day) amendment of section, see § 2(b) of the Department of Small and Local Business Development Subcontracting Clarification, Benefit Expansion, and Grant-making Authority Temporary Amendment Act of 2007 (D.C. Law 17-96, January 29, 2008, law notification 55 DCR 3403). Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) addition, see § 2312 of Fiscal Year 2006 Budget Support Emergency Act of 2005 (D.C. Act 16-168, July 26, 2005, 52 DCR 7667). For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 2(b) of Department of Small and Local Business Development Subcontracting Clarification, Benefit Expansion, and Grant-making Authority Emergency Amendment Act of 2007 (D.C. Act 17-156, October 18, 2007, 54 DCR 10919). For temporary (90 day) amendment of section, see § 2(b) of Department of Small and Local Business Development Subcontracting Clarification, Benefit Expansion, and Grant-making Authority Congressional Review Emergency Amendment Act of 2008 (D.C. Act 17-251, January 23, 2008, 55 DCR 1259). Legislative History of Laws For Law 16-33, see notes following § 2-218.01. For Law 17-207, see notes following § 2-218.02. For Law 18-141, see notes following § 2-218.02. DC CODE § 2-218.12 Current through December 11, 2012

Credits

(Oct. 20, 2005, D.C. Law 16-33, § 2312, 52 DCR 7503; July 18, 2008, D.C. Law 17-207, § 2(b), 55 DCR 6107; Apr. 20, 2010, D.C. Law 18-141, § 2(b), 57 DCR 1485.)