HB 305: "An Act relating to the awarding of public construction contracts; and relating to the materials and services used by contractors for public construction contracts."
00 HOUSE BILL NO. 305 01 "An Act relating to the awarding of public construction contracts; and relating to the 02 materials and services used by contractors for public construction contracts." 03 BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF ALASKA: 04 * Section 1. AS 36.05.035 is amended to read: 05 Sec. 36.05.035. Notification of contract awards. Upon awarding a public 06 construction contract, the state or a political subdivision of the state shall 07 (1) immediately notify the commissioner of labor and workforce 08 development of the amount of the contract, the effective date of the contract, the 09 identity of the contractor and all subcontractors, and the site or sites of construction; 10 (2) within 5 days, [AND] provide a project description; and 11 (3) [(2)] verify that the bonding requirements of AS 36.25 have been 12 met and that the requirements of AS 08.18 have been met. 13 * Sec. 2. AS 36.15 is amended by adding a new section to read: 14 Article 3. Use of Materials and Services from the State or the United States.
01 Sec. 36.15.100. Materials and services used in public construction 02 contracts. In addition to other requirements for a contract under this title, a person 03 who contracts with the state or a political subdivision of the state to perform a public 04 construction project shall use, whenever possible, for the performance of the contract, 05 materials and services that are manufactured or provided 06 (1) by a manufacturer or business in the state; or 07 (2) for a material or service that is not available under (1) of this 08 section, by a manufacturer or business in the United States. 09 * Sec. 3. The uncodified law of the State of Alaska is amended by adding a new section to 10 read: 11 TRANSITION. This Act applies to contracts that are entered into on or after the 12 effective date of this Act.