Administrative departments are responsible for:

Program planning, issuing requests for proposal, reviewing and choosing contractors, negotiating service agreements with contractors, oversight of contract review and payment processes, preparing claims for payment, monitoring services, and evaluating contractors.

Terms Used In California Health and Safety Code 38011

  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Oversight: Committee review of the activities of a Federal agency or program.

(Added by Stats. 1980, Ch. 990.)