Cal. Code Regs. tit. 2 § 1896.6

Current through Register 2021 Notice Reg. No. 41, October 8, 2021
Section 1896.6 - Application of the Small Business and Non-Small Business Subcontractor Preferences
(a) Small businesses will be granted the five percent (5%) small business preference on a bid evaluation by an awarding department when a responsible non-small business has submitted the lowest-priced, responsive bid or a bid that has been ranked as the highest scored bid pursuant to a solicitation evaluation method described in § 1896.8, and when the small business:
(1) Has included in its bid a notification to the awarding department that it is a small business or that it has submitted to the Department a complete application pursuant to § 1896.14 no later than 5:00 p.m. on the bid due date, and is subsequently certified by the Department as a small business; and
(2) Has submitted a timely, responsive bid; and
(3) Is determined to be a responsible bidder.
(b) Non-small business bidders will be granted a five percent (5%) non-small business subcontractor preference on a bid evaluation by an awarding department when a responsible non-small business has submitted the lowest-priced responsive bid or a bid that has been ranked as the highest scored bid pursuant to a solicitation evaluation method described in § 1896.8, and when the non-small business bidder:
(1) Has included in its bid a notification to the awarding department that it commits to subcontract at least twenty-five percent (25%) of its net bid price with one or more small business(es); and
(2) Has submitted a timely, responsive bid; and
(3) Is determined to be a responsible bidder; and
(4) Submits a list of the small business(es) it commits to subcontract with for a commercially useful function in the performance of the contract. The list of subcontractors shall include their name, address, phone number, a description of the work to be performed, and the dollar amount or percentage (as specified in the solicitation) per subcontractor.

Cal. Code Regs. Tit. 2, § 1896.6

Note: Authority cited: Sections 14837 and 14843, Government Code. Reference: Sections 14837 and 14838, Government Code.

1. New section filed 9-25-78; effective thirtieth day thereafter (Register 78, No. 39).
2. Amendment filed 6-6-88 as an emergency; operative 6-6-88 (Register 88, No. 25). A Certificate of Compliance must be transmitted to OAL within 120 days or emergency language will be repealed on 10-4-88.
3. Certificate of Compliance transmitted to OAL 10-4-88 and filed 11-2-88 (Register 88, No. 46).
4. New article 2 heading and repealer and new section filed 8-10-2004; operative 9-9-2004 (Register 2004, No. 33).