HB 2215--
By Joint Committee on State Building Construction

AN ACT concerning county roads and highways; relating to county bid- ding procedures; amending K.S.A. 68-1113 and repealing the existing section. Be it enacted by the Legislature of the State of Kansas: Section 1. K.S.A. 68-1113 is hereby amended to read as follows: 68- 1113. All bids shall be made on the proposal blanks furnished by the county, signed by the bidder, sealed and presented delivered, or sent by mail, by the bidder, his or her the bidder's agent or attorney (or sent by mail), to the county clerk or some other county office designated by the board of county commissioners. The form of said county proposal blanks shall be approved by the secretary of transportation and shall be uniform for each county in the state. The board shall conduct the letting of all contracts for bridge and culvert work shall be conducted in such a manner as to give free, open competition, and all bidders shall be given an equal opportunity to bid upon the plans and specifications on file, and they shall be required when bidding a lump sum on two or more bridges or culverts to also submit a separate proposal on each of said bridges or culverts included in their proposals. Sec. 2. K.S.A. 68-1113 is hereby repealed. Sec. 3. This act shall take effect and be in force from and after its publication in the statute book.