House Bill 339

Last Action to Economic Development (H)
Title AN ACT relating to state procurement.
Bill Documents Bill
Impact Statements Local Mandate
Bill Request Number 233
Sponsor R. Palumbo
Summary of Original Version Create a new section in KRS Chapter 45A to give preference to Kentucky small businesses in government contracts over the small purchase limit; require contractors with government contracts over $500,000 to utilize Kentucky small businesses for at least 20% of their contract price or face a 5% contract price penalty; require the Finance and Administration Cabinet to report utilization of Kentucky small businesses, women-owned businesses, minority-owned businesses, and veteran-owned businesses in state contracts; amend various sections of KRS Chapter 45A to conform.
Index Headings of Original Version Purchasing - Preference given to Kentucky small businesses
Economic Development - Small business, government purchasing
State Agencies - Governmental bodies and local public agencies, purchasing preference
Local Mandate - Governmental bodies and local public agencies, purchasing preference


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