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

Legislation has not been introduced to address this specific recommendation.

  • Legislative Action Current As-of: February 2018

California State Auditor's Assessment of 6-Month Status: No Action Taken


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

California State Auditor's Assessment of 60-Day Status: Legislation Vetoed


All Recommendations in 2016-125.1