Senate Bill 127

Last Action 01/31/22: to State & Local Government (S)
Title AN ACT relating to procurement.
Bill Documents Introduced
Bill Request Number 1511
Sponsor S. Meredith
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 45A.490, relating to the Model Procurement Code, to include new defined terms; amend 45A.494 to exclude businesses that are controlled by an entity outside Kentucky from qualifying as a resident bidder, establish new preferences for bidders who are resident bidders and who use employees located in Kentucky to fulfill the contract, and establish an exception to these preferences if they contradict federal policy.
Index Headings of Original Version Federal Laws and Regulations - Government contracts, resident bidder preference, conflict with federal law, exception
Public Works - Bidding, resident bidder preference
Purchasing - Government contracts, resident bidder preference
Contracts - Government contracts, resident bidder preference


  • introduced in Senate
  • to Committee on Committees (S)
  • to State & Local Government (S)

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