CONFLICT OF INTEREST, PROPOSER CONDUCT AND APPEARANCE OF FAIRNESS
Conflict of interest.
Conflict of interest by state officials—Appearance of fairness.
Release of rights and indemnification of state.
Department to establish programmatic approach to solicitation of TIP projects.
Selection of projects for solicitation.
Alternative process for soliciting projects authorized.
Issuance of requests for proposals.
Public notice of solicitation.
Authority for the state to accept unsolicited proposals—Moratorium.
Projects eligible for unsolicited proposals.
Department's management of unsolicited proposals.
Submission of unsolicited conceptual proposals.
Fees to accompany unsolicited proposals.
Alternative process authorized.
Contents and format of conceptual proposals.
Contents and format of detailed proposals.
REVIEW, EVALUATION AND SELECTION OF PROPOSALS
Additional disclosure requirements for proposers of solicited and unsolicited proposals.
Appointment of evaluation panel.
Preliminary review of proposals.
Commission review of unsolicited conceptual proposals.
Proposal evaluation factors and criteria.
Factors for proposals that include tolling.
Required supplements or refinements to proposals.
Evaluation panel recommendation to commission.
Commission review and selection of proposals.
Commission's authority to elect competitive negotiations.
Protests of rejection of proposal/award of contract to competitor in competing proposals context.
Notification of apparent successful proposer—Prenegotiation activities authorized.
Public records and public disclosure.
Designation of sensitive business, commercial or financial information and trade secrets.
General preconditions for entering into agreements.
Negotiation of agreement.
Mandatory terms of agreements.
Terms to be negotiated between the parties.
State objection to subcontractors.
Cessation of negotiations.
Legal sufficiency review of final agreement.
Commission analysis required.
Publication of contents of proposed agreement.
Public hearings on proposed project and agreement.
Twenty-day period for consideration and evaluation of public comments.
Commission review of final agreement.
TRANSPORTATION INNOVATIVE PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM ADMINISTRATION
Program expenses attributable to projects.
State's reservation of rights.