Report 2016-125.1 Recommendation Responses
Report 2016-125.1: The University of California Office of the President: It Has Not Adequately Ensured Compliance With Its Employee Displacement and Services Contract Policies (Release Date: August 2017)
Recommendation for Legislative Action
To ensure that the university maximizes the use of competition, the Legislature should revise the Public Contract Code to specify the conditions under which the university may amend contracts without competition.
Description of Legislative Action
SB 574 (Lara) would have prohibited an amendment, renewal, or extension of an existing contract unless specified conditions are met. This bill was vetoed by the Governor.
- Legislative Action Current As-of: November 2017