Integrated CSU Administrative Manual

CSU POLICY

Section:   CSU POLICY MANUAL FOR CONTRACTING & PROCUREMENT

Section 5000 Policies

Policy Number:  5218.0

Policy Title: Enterprise Zone Act (EZA)

Policy Effective Date:  

Last Revision Date:  
(see revision history)

POLICY OBJECTIVE

To establish system wide contracting and procurement policy as required by Education Code 89036.

POLICY STATEMENT

Business may be granted preferences when bidding on state contracts of $100,000 or more for goods and services (excludes construction contracts) if the business site is located within one of 34 "Enterprise Zones" located throughout California, as designated by the California State Trade and Commerce Agency. Enterprise Zones are designated to encourage job-producing business development in designated sections of cities or counties. A 5% preference is applicable only to contracts awarded on the basis of lowest responsible bidder meeting specifications.

 

APPLICABILITY AND AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY

 

REVISION HISTORY

 

RESOURCES AND REFERENCE MATERIALS

Useful Guidelines:

 

Related Principles:

 

Sound Business Practices:

 

Laws, State Codes, Regulations and Mandates:

Reference: Government Code Section 7070 et seq.

COGNIZANT OFFICE(S)

CO Manager:

Tom Roberts
Director, Contract Services & Procurement
CSU Office of the Chancellor
troberts@calstate.edu

Subject Expert:

Tom Roberts
Director, Contract Services & Procurement
CSU Office of the Chancellor
troberts@calstate.edu

Affinity Group:

Procurement and Support Services Officers

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