Micropurchases

Adopted Rules: Closed to Comments

Agency:
Effective Date: 
Tuesday, March 1, 2016

 

STATEMENT OF BASIS AND PURPOSE OF RULE

The amendment increases the dollar amount below which procurement and award of contracts for construction can be made without competition from $20,000 to $35,000, in order to increase micropurchase awards to minority and women-owned business enterprises.

PPB’s authority for these rules is found in sections 311 and 1043 of the New York City Charter.