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The Local Agency Public Construction Act sets forth the requirements for competitive bidding on various types of contracts awarded by state and local agencies, including a school district. The act authorizes a public entity or school district to require prospective bidders for a construction contract to complete and submit to the governing board a prequalification questionnaire and financial statement, and requires the board to adopt and apply a uniform system of rating bidders on the basis of completed questionnaires and financial statements.end delete
This bill would also prohibit a public agency or school district under the act, from disqualifying a prospective bidder based solely on whether the prospective bidder filed a claim against a project owner.end delete
Because this bill would impose new requirements on the governing body of a local school board, it would impose a state-mandated local program.end delete
The California Constitution requires the state to reimburse local agencies and school districts for certain costs mandated by the state. Statutory provisions establish procedures for making that reimbursement.end delete
This bill would provide that, if the Commission on State Mandates determines that the bill contains costs mandated by the state, reimbursement for those costs shall be made pursuant to these statutory provisions.end delete
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Fiscal committee: begin deleteyes end delete.
State-mandated local program: begin deleteyes end delete.
The people of the State of California do enact as follows:
All matter omitted in this version of the bill appears in the bill as amended in the Assembly, May 4, 2015. (JR11)