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The DC Code: § 2-218.49 Other procedures and programs.

Index2 Government Administration. (Refs & Annos)
The Mayor shall establish policies and procedures to maximize the participation of certified business enterprises in the contracting and procurement processes, including:
A procedure whereby an agency may waive bid security requirements on contracts in excess of $100,000, where the waiver is appropriate to achieve the purposes of this subchapter; and
A policy whereby an agency shall make advance payments to a certified contractor, where the payments are necessary to achieve the purposes of this subchapter.
The Mayor may establish a pilot set-aside program for small business enterprises with gross revenues of $5 million or less.

Historical and Statutory

Effect of Amendments D.C. Law 17-207, in subsec. (a), substituted "certified" for "small, local, and disadvantaged". Emergency Act Amendments For temporary (90 day) addition, see § 2349 of Fiscal Year 2006 Budget Support Emergency Act of 2005 (D.C. Act 16-168, July 26, 2005, 52 DCR 7667). Legislative History of Laws For Law 16-33, see notes following § 2-218.01. For Law 17-207, see notes following § 2-218.02. DC CODE § 2-218.49 Current through December 11, 2012


(Oct. 20, 2005, D.C. Law 16-33, § 2349, 52 DCR 7503; July 18, 2008, D.C. Law 17-207, § 2(k), 55 DCR 6107.)