The DPS provides a convenient way for vendors to obtain information regarding pending procurements. Vendors can continue to find DPS and other New York State procurement opportunities on the New York State Contract Reporter website at http://www.nyscr.org/
Procurement Lobbying Act
Effective January 1, 2006, all offerers and persons acting on their behalf who communicate with the DPS with respect to certain procurements are subject to the requirements and restrictions set forth in Chapter 1 of the Laws of 2205 as amended by Chapter 596 of the Laws of 2005 (the Procurement Lobbying Act or PLA). Detailed information regarding the PLA can be found by clicking on the link below.
Single Source Procurements
Subparagraph ii of Section 163(10)(b) limits the use of single source procurements and requires State agencies to publish single source awards on its website.