Maine Revised Statutes

§1825-R. Determinations of noncompliance with code of conduct

1. Relevant information.  In making a determination of whether a violation of the code of conduct has occurred, the State Purchasing Agent may take into account any factors, information, sources of information and materials determined reliable and relevant by the State Purchasing Agent, as determined on a case-by-case basis. The State Purchasing Agent has specific authority and discretion to employ an independent monitor to investigate a complaint.
[ 2005, c. 554, Pt. A, §5 (NEW) .]
2. Determination by State Purchasing Agent.  The determination of whether a party subject to a complaint is in compliance with the code of conduct is solely that of the State Purchasing Agent.
[ 2005, c. 554, Pt. A, §5 (NEW) .]
3. Notice of determination.  After rendering a determination under this section, the State Purchasing Agent promptly shall inform the complainant and contractor in writing.
[ 2005, c. 554, Pt. A, §5 (NEW) .]
2005, c. 554, §A5 (NEW).