SB 984 Specifies that the State Highways and Transportation Commission shall consider veteran-owned small businesses to be disadvantaged business enterprises for purposes of highway construction contracts and associated reporting
Sponsor: Wallingford
LR Number: 6114S.01I Fiscal Notes
Committee: Veterans and Military Affairs
Last Action: 3/29/2018 - Voted Do Pass S Veterans and Military Affairs Committee Journal Page:
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Effective Date: August 28, 2018

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SB 984 - This act directs the Highways and Transportation Commission to treat veteran-owned small business concerns, as defined in the federal Small Business Act, as disadvantaged business enterprises for highway construction contract purposes and associated reporting to the U.S. Department of Transportation.

This provision shall be null and void in the event the U.S. Secretary of Transportation determines it would result in a loss to the state of any federal highway funding.