Office of minority and women's business enterprises—Director—Powers and duties.
Ad hoc advisory committees.
Standard clauses required in requests for proposals, advertisements, and bids.
Compliance with public works and procurement goals—Plan to maximize opportunity for minority and women-owned businesses.
Compliance with goals—Bidding procedures.
Compliance with goals—Valuation of goods or services.
Compliance with chapter or contract—Remedies.
Enforcement by attorney general—Injunctive relief.
Enforcement by attorney general—Investigative powers.
Certification of business enterprises.
Implementation of statewide certification.
Local government may petition for reconsideration of business certification.
Local government responsible for monitoring compliance.
Prequalification of minority and women-owned businesses—Waiver of performance bond.
Minority and women's business enterprises account—Created.
Businesses using the office—Fees.
State agencies and educational institutions—Fees.
Linked deposit program—Compilation of information—Notification regarding enterprises no longer certified—Monitoring loans.
Participation in contracts by qualified minority and women-owned and controlled businesses—Data—Contact people—Reports.
Effective date—Applicability—1983 c 120.
Severability—Conflict with federal requirements—1983 c 120.