SB 441-2_ Filed 02/14/2011, 10:45 Hershman
that Senate Bill 441 be amended to read as follows:
SOURCE: Page 6, line 19; (11)MO044102.6. -->
Page 6, between lines 19 and 20, begin a new paragraph and insert:
SOURCE: IC 5-16-1-1.7; (11)MO044102.5. -->
"SECTION 5. IC 5-16-1-1.7 IS AMENDED TO READ AS
FOLLOWS [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2011]: Sec. 1.7. On agricultural or
forestry land owned or occupied by Purdue University and used by it
for educational or research purposes, the trustees of the university may,
upon a declaration of necessity recorded in its minutes, award contracts
without advertising for bids or otherwise satisfying the requirements of
this chapter, if the cost of work is estimated to be less than
hundred thousand dollars ($50,000). ($200,000). However, bids shall
be invited from at least three (3) or more persons, firms, limited
liability companies, or corporations known to deal in the work required
to be done. The minutes of the board shall show the names of those
invited to bid.
SOURCE: IC 5-16-1-1.9; (11)MO044102.6. -->
SECTION 6. IC 5-16-1-1.9, AS AMENDED BY P.L.2-2007,
SECTION 103, IS AMENDED TO READ AS FOLLOWS
[EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2011]: Sec. 1.9. Notwithstanding this article, a
state educational institution may award a contract for any construction
or repair work to any building, structure, or improvement of the
institution without advertising for bids and meeting other contract
awarding requirements of this article whenever the estimated cost of
the project is less than
fifty two hundred
However, in awarding any contract under this section the
state educational institution must do the following:
(1) Invite bids from at least three (3) persons, firms, limited
liability companies, or corporations known to deal in the work
required to be done.
(2) Give notice of the project if the estimated cost of the project
is more than twenty-five thousand dollars ($25,000). If required,
notice must include a description of the work to be done and be
given in at least one (1) newspaper of general circulation printed
and published in the county in which the work is to be done.
(3) Award the contract to the lowest and best bidder.".
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to SB 441 as printed February 11, 2011.)