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COVID-19 Purchases UPDATE
UPDATED May 7, 2020 2:06 p.m.: State Agencies conducting procurements related to COVID-19 must be conducted in accordance with the Utah Procurement Code.
Prohibited Chinese Technology
Procuring Telecommunications Equipment
Pursuant to the Code of Federal Regulations 2 CFR 200.216 - Prohibition on certain telecommunication and video surveillance services or equipment, award recipients and sub-recipients of government funds are prohibited from using government funds to enter into contracts (or extend or renew contracts) with entities that use Covered Telecommunications Equipment or services. This prohibition applies even if the contract is not intended to procure or obtain any equipment, system, or service that uses Covered Telecommunications Equipment or services.
As described in Public Law 115-232, section 889, Covered Telecommunications Equipment is telecommunications equipment produced by Huawei Technologies Company or ZTE Corporation (or any subsidiary or affiliate of such entities).
This regulation went into effect August 13, 2020. All public entities in the State of Utah and vendors seeking a contract with a public entity in the State of Utah are hereby put on notice of this prohibition.
The Division of Purchasing has been made aware of an email spoofing attempt using the contact information of Division Director Chris Hughes. The subject line of this spoofed email is shown below:
Bidding Opportunities (UTAH State Purchasing
If you or anyone in your organization receives this email, please delete it immediately. If you have clicked on any links in this email, please contact your IT team. The Division of Purchasing is working with the State's Department of Technology Services to resolve this issue.
Courtesy Posting Services
3/14/2017 The State of Utah’s contract with BidSync expired on March 9, 2017. In order to help public entities, meet the requirements of Utah Code 63G-6a-112 or any public notice requirements, the State of Utah Division of Purchasing is offering Courtesy Posting Services to any public entity within the State of Utah. Click the button below to learn more about this service, or view the Courtesy Posting Services webpage for more information.Click Here to Learn More
Req. for Feedback on the State Cooperative Contracts Program
3/31/2019 Attention: The Division of Purchasing is currently undergoing a performance review audit of the State Cooperative Contract program. This audit is being conducted by a third party auditor, Moss Adams. If you have received a feedback request, we encourage your participation to assist us in improving the program. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.Click this link to take the survey