§ 4a-50 Definitions
§ 4a-51 Duties of Administrative Services Commissioner re purchases
§ 4a-52 Regulations
§ 4a-52a Purchases by constituent units of the state system of higher education. Disqualification from bidding. Delegation of purchasing authority to state agencies
§ 4a-52b Circumstances in which constituent units authorized to purchase by negotiation
§ 4a-53 Cooperative purchasing plans. Purchase from person having contract to sell to other governmental or nonprofit entities or public purchasing consortia
§ 4a-53a Contracting agent for group of municipalities
§ 4a-54 Purchasing by certain institutions through Administrative Services Commissioner
§ 4a-55 Laundry service and supply contracts
§ 4a-56 Purchasing standards and specifications
§ 4a-57 Competitive bidding or competitive negotiation for purchases and contracts. Regulations. Waivers. Exceptions
§ 4a-57a Distribution of surplus state property. Lease of property to municipalities
§ 4a-57b Program to encourage bidding on state contracts by businesses which trade with African countries
§ 4a-57c Multiple criteria bids or proposals. Pilot program
§ 4a-57d Report re resident bidders. Program to increase state contract awards to resident bidders
§ 4a-58 Standardization Committee. Waiver of bid or proposal requirement
§ 4a-59 Award of contracts
§ 4a-59a Restrictions on contract extensions. Exceptions. Explanation of reasons for noncompliance
§ 4a-60 Nondiscrimination and affirmative action provisions in awarding agency, municipal public works and quasi-public agency project contracts
§ 4a-60a Provisions re nondiscrimination on the basis of sexual orientation required in awarding agency, municipal public works and quasi-public agency project contracts
§ 4a-60b Reverse auctions. Use by contracting agencies authorized
§ 4a-60g Set-aside programs for small contractors and minority business enterprises
§ 4a-60h Administration of state set-aside program. Administration of set-aside program for municipal public works and quasi-public agency project contracts. Regulations
§ 4a-60i Responsibilities of agency heads to negotiate and approve contracts not affected
§ 4a-60j Time for payment of contractors
§ 4a-61 Award of contracts concerning minority business enterprises
§ 4a-62 Minority Business Enterprise Review Committee
§ 4a-63 Disqualification from bidding on contracts. Suspension
§ 4a-64 Persons not to be interested in contract
§ 4a-65 Unlawful purchases
§ 4a-66 Acquisition of federal property. Contracts with federal agencies concerning health services. Exemption from statutes or municipal charter. Purchasing from federal contractors
§ 4a-67 Acquisition of federal surplus property
§ 4a-67a Efforts to increase state purchase of goods containing recyclable materials and goods capable of being recycled or remanufactured
§ 4a-67b Elimination of use of disposable and single-use products in state government
§ 4a-67c Equipment and appliances for state use, energy standards
§ 4a-67d Purchase of cars and light duty trucks. Gasoline mileage ratings. Alternative-fueled, hybrid electric or plug-in electric vehicles. Requirements. Exemptions. Definitions. Report
§ 4a-67e Standards for purchase of recycled paper
§ 4a-67f Specifications for printing and writing paper
§ 4a-67g Recycling and remanufacture of laser printer toner cartridges
§ 4a-67h Procedures promoting the procurement and use of recycled products and environmentally preferable products and services by state agencies
§ 4a-70a Prohibition on printing state stationery containing party symbol
§ 4a-71 Prompt payment by state departments and agencies
§ 4a-72 Prompt payment. Exceptions
§ 4a-73 Administration of prompt payment provisions
§ 4a-74 Governmental exemption from public utility late payment charge
§ 4a-75 Payment of obligations. Department of Administrative Services Revolving Fund
§ 4a-76 Recording of estimated requirements
§ 4a-77 Definitions
§ 4a-78 State policy with respect to providing Social Security numbers and federal employer identification numbers
§ 4a-79 Federal Social Security number or employer identification number required on each license issued by a public agency
§ 4a-80 Federal Social Security number or employer identification number required of all contractors purchasing goods or services
§ 4a-81 Contracts for goods and services over fifty thousand dollars. Affidavit by bidder or vendor re consulting agreements. Failure to submit. Disqualification
§ 4a-82 Janitorial work program for persons with a disability and persons with a disadvantage. Inclusion of contractual services in program

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 58

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • another: may extend and be applied to communities, companies, corporations, public or private, limited liability companies, societies and associations. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Assets: (1) The property comprising the estate of a deceased person, or (2) the property in a trust account.
  • Bidder: means a person, firm or corporation submitting a competitive bid in response to a solicitation. See Connecticut General Statutes 4a-50
  • Competitive bidding: means the submission of prices by persons, firms or corporations competing for a contract to provide supplies, materials, equipment or contractual services, under a procedure in which the contracting authority does not negotiate prices. See Connecticut General Statutes 4a-50
  • Competitive negotiation: means a procedure for contracting for supplies, materials, equipment or contractual services, in which (A) proposals are solicited from qualified suppliers by a request for proposals, and (B) changes may be negotiated in proposals and prices after being submitted. See Connecticut General Statutes 4a-50
  • Contract: A legal written agreement that becomes binding when signed.
  • Contractual services: means any and all laundry and cleaning service, pest control service, janitorial service, security service, the rental and repair, or maintenance, of equipment, machinery and other state-owned personal property, advertising and photostating, mimeographing, and other service arrangements where the services are provided by persons other than state employees. See Connecticut General Statutes 4a-50
  • Conviction: A judgement of guilt against a criminal defendant.
  • Corporation: A legal entity owned by the holders of shares of stock that have been issued, and that can own, receive, and transfer property, and carry on business in its own name.
  • Donor: The person who makes a gift.
  • Embezzlement: In most states, embezzlement is defined as theft/larceny of assets (money or property) by a person in a position of trust or responsibility over those assets. Embezzlement typically occurs in the employment and corporate settings. Source: OCC
  • Equitable: Pertaining to civil suits in "equity" rather than in "law." In English legal history, the courts of "law" could order the payment of damages and could afford no other remedy. See damages. A separate court of "equity" could order someone to do something or to cease to do something. See, e.g., injunction. In American jurisprudence, the federal courts have both legal and equitable power, but the distinction is still an important one. For example, a trial by jury is normally available in "law" cases but not in "equity" cases. Source: U.S. Courts
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • farm: includes farm buildings, and accessory buildings thereto, nurseries, orchards, ranges, greenhouses, hoophouses and other temporary structures or other structures used primarily for the raising and, as an incident to ordinary farming operations, the sale of agricultural or horticultural commodities. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Forgery: The fraudulent signing or alteration of another's name to an instrument such as a deed, mortgage, or check. The intent of the forgery is to deceive or defraud. Source: OCC
  • intellectual disability: means a significant limitation in intellectual functioning existing concurrently with deficits in adaptive behavior that originated during the developmental period before eighteen years of age. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1g
  • Joint committee: Committees including membership from both houses of teh legislature. Joint committees are usually established with narrow jurisdictions and normally lack authority to report legislation.
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • month: means a calendar month, and the word "year" means a calendar year, unless otherwise expressed. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Obligation: An order placed, contract awarded, service received, or similar transaction during a given period that will require payments during the same or a future period.
  • Partnership: A voluntary contract between two or more persons to pool some or all of their assets into a business, with the agreement that there will be a proportional sharing of profits and losses.
  • Personal property: All property that is not real property.
  • Plea: In a criminal case, the defendant's statement pleading "guilty" or "not guilty" in answer to the charges, a declaration made in open court.
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Proposer: means a person, firm or corporation submitting a proposal in response to a request for proposals. See Connecticut General Statutes 4a-50
  • public buildings: shall include a statehouse, courthouse, townhouse, arsenal, magazine, prison, community correctional center, almshouse, market or other building belonging to the state, or to any town, city or borough in the state, and any church, chapel, meetinghouse or other building generally used for religious worship, and any college, academy, schoolhouse or other building generally used for literary instruction. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • State agency: includes any officer, department, board, council, commission, institution or other agency of the Executive Department of the state government. See Connecticut General Statutes 4a-50
  • succeeding: when used by way of reference to any section or sections, mean the section or sections next preceding, next following or next succeeding, unless some other section is expressly designated in such reference. See Connecticut General Statutes 1-1
  • Trustee: A person or institution holding and administering property in trust.