HB 204 (BR 176) - J. Hoover, B. DeWeese, J. DeCesare, D. Ford, S. Gregory, K. King, A. Koenig, D. Mayfield, D. Osborne, R. Quarles, A. Webb-Edgington
AN ACT relating to state construction contracts.
Amend KRS 45A.030 to define "project labor agreement" and "community workforce agreement"; amend KRS 45A.080 to require all construction contracts to be awarded through the competitive sealed bidding process and to prohibit the use of project labor agreements in construction bid specifications; amend KRS 45A.085 to exclude construction contracts from competitive negotiation; amend KRS 45A.095 to exclude construction contracts from noncompetitive negotiation except for emergency situations; amend KRS 45A.100 to delete small purchase authorization for construction projects; and amend KRS 164A.575 to limit capital construction procurement to competitive sealed bidding under KRS 45A.080, and prohibit the use of project labor agreements in construction contract specifications.
Jan 6-introduced in House
Jan 7-to State Government (H)