VITA; procurement of information technology and telecommunications by state agencies. (SB1184)

Introduced By

Sen. Jill Holtzman Vogel (R-Winchester)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Virginia Information Technologies Agency; procurement of information technology and telecommunications by state agencies. Clarifies that all information technology and telecommunications goods and services of every description procured on behalf of state agencies may only be purchased by the Virginia Information Technologies Agency (VITA) and details VITA's role in all aspects of the procurement of such goods and services on behalf of state agencies. In addition, the bill provides that any contract for information technology or telecommunications goods or services entered into by a state agency or institution without written authorization from VITA shall be void and prohibits the Comptroller from issuing payment under any contract for information technology and telecommunications goods and services not approved or authorized by VITA. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/09/2013Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/13 13103430D
01/09/2013Referred to Committee on General Laws and Technology
01/21/2013Stricken at request of Patron in General Laws and Technology (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)