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The DC Code: § 2-353.01 Contractor standards.

Index2 Government Administration. (Refs & Annos)

The CPO shall establish a process to certify, on a solicitation-by-solicitation basis, the responsibility of prospective contractors. The process shall ensure that the prospective contractor:

Has adequate financial resources to perform the contract or the ability to obtain those resources;
Is able to comply with the required or proposed delivery or performance schedule, based upon the bidder's or offeror's existing commercial and government contract commitments;
Has a satisfactory performance record;
Has a satisfactory record of integrity and business ethics;
Has a satisfactory record of compliance with the law, including labor and civil rights laws and rules and part A of subchapter X of Chapter 2 of this title;
Has, or has the ability to obtain, the necessary organization, experience, accounting, operational control, and technical skills;
Has, or has the ability to obtain, the necessary production, construction, technical equipment, and facilities;
Has not exhibited a pattern of overcharging the District;
Does not have an outstanding debt with the District or the federal government in a delinquent status; and
Is otherwise qualified and is eligible to receive an award under applicable laws and rules.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For history of Law 18-371, see notes under § 2-351.01. DC CODE § 2-353.01 Current through December 11, 2012


(Apr. 8, 2011, D.C. Law 18-371, § 301, 58 DCR 1185.)