HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3421        FILED ON: 1/18/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2793

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

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PRESENTED BY:

Chynah Tyler

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To the Honorable Senate and House of Representatives of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in General
Court assembled:

The undersigned legislators and/or citizens respectfully petition for the adoption of the accompanying bill:

An Act relative to state contracting.

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PETITION OF:

 

Name:

District/Address:

Chynah Tyler

7th Suffolk

Bud L. Williams

11th Hampden

David Biele

4th Suffolk

Antonio F. D. Cabral

13th Bristol

Daniel Cahill

10th Essex

Peter Capano

11th Essex

Gerard J. Cassidy

9th Plymouth

Tackey Chan

2nd Norfolk

Mike Connolly

26th Middlesex

Daniel R. Cullinane

12th Suffolk

Julian Cyr

Cape and Islands

Marjorie C. Decker

25th Middlesex

Marcos A. Devers

16th Essex

Daniel M. Donahue

16th Worcester

William J. Driscoll, Jr.

7th Norfolk

Nika C. Elugardo

15th Suffolk

Denise C. Garlick

13th Norfolk

Carlos González

10th Hampden

Tami L. Gouveia

14th Middlesex

Natalie M. Higgins

4th Worcester

Daniel J. Hunt

13th Suffolk

Kay Khan

11th Middlesex

David Henry Argosky LeBoeuf

17th Worcester

Jack Patrick Lewis

7th Middlesex

Adrian C. Madaro

1st Suffolk

Elizabeth A. Malia

11th Suffolk

Liz Miranda

5th Suffolk

Frank A. Moran

17th Essex

Brian W. Murray

10th Worcester

Patrick M. O'Connor

Plymouth and Norfolk

Denise Provost

27th Middlesex

Rebecca L. Rausch

Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex

David M. Rogers

24th Middlesex

Daniel J. Ryan

2nd Suffolk

Lindsay N. Sabadosa

1st Hampshire

Jon Santiago

9th Suffolk

Alan Silvia

7th Bristol

Thomas M. Stanley

9th Middlesex

José F. Tosado

9th Hampden

Paul F. Tucker

7th Essex

Tommy Vitolo

15th Norfolk


HOUSE DOCKET, NO. 3421        FILED ON: 1/18/2019

HOUSE  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  No. 2793

By Ms. Tyler of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2793) of Chynah Tyler and others relative to state contracting for cleaning, maintenance or security guard services.  State Administration and Regulatory Oversight.

 

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts

 

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In the One Hundred and Ninety-First General Court
(2019-2020)

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An Act relative to state contracting.

 

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:
 

SECTION 1. Chapter 7 of the General Laws is hereby amended by inserting after section 22O the following new section:-

Section 22P. Any state department, office, commission, institution, authority, or regional authority contracting for cleaning, maintenance or security guard services in any buildings shall abide by section 27H of chapter 149 and any rules promulgated thereunder. Any procurement bid or offer with the operational services division or any other state procurement agent that does not follow the requirements under this section and any rules promulgated under this section is a nonresponsive bid or offer. Any contract entered into by any department, office, commission, institution or regional authority, after the effective date of this section, shall be void if it is not in compliance with this section and section 27H of chapter 149. Any solicitation by a state department, office, commission, institution or regional authority contracting for cleaning, maintenance or security guard services in any building shall include (1) a statement of required hours; and (2) a worksheet requiring a breakdown of the cost components of the hourly proposed rate as developed by the Executive Office for Administration and Finance or its designee; and (3) a provision for annual adjustments to the contract price to reflect increases to wage and benefits requirements as determined by the director of the department of labor standards.