Amended in Assembly September 6, 2013

Amended in Assembly August 5, 2013

Amended in Senate May 28, 2013

Senate BillNo. 335


Introduced by Senator Yee

February 19, 2013


An act to add Section 12025 to the Government Code, relating tobegin delete theend delete state government.

LEGISLATIVE COUNSEL’S DIGEST

SB 335, as amended, Yee. Expenditures: service contracts.

Existing law requires the Financial Information System for California (FISCal) to include a state budget transparency component that allows the public to have access, on an Internet Web site, to specified information for each General Fund and federal fund expenditure.

This bill would require, upon full implementation of the FISCal Project for state departments and agenciesbegin delete required to useend deletebegin insert that are utilizing the full functionality ofend insert the FISCal system, specified information regarding contracts for services in the amount of $5,001 or more to be made available to the public on the FISCal Project Internet Web site in a format that allows for searching and sorting by specified categories.

Vote: majority. Appropriation: no. Fiscal committee: yes. State-mandated local program: no.

The people of the State of California do enact as follows:

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SECTION 1.  

Section 12025 is added to the Government Code,
2to read:

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12025.  

Upon full implementation of the Financial Information
2System for California (FISCal) Project for state departments and
3agenciesbegin delete required to useend deletebegin insert that are utilizing the full functionality ofend insert
4 the FISCal system, information regarding contracts for services
5in the amount of five thousand one dollars ($5,001) or more shall
6be made available to the public on the FISCal Project Internet Web
7site in a format that allows for searching and sorting by the
8following categories:

9(a) A description of the contract and the services being
10purchased.

11(b) The name of the agency contracting for the services.

12(c) The name of thebegin delete contractor and any subcontractors,end delete
13begin insert contractor,end insert unless otherwise exempt from disclosure.

14(d) The effective date and expiration date of the contract.

15(e) The annual amounts paid under the contract,begin delete by funding
16source,end delete
to thebegin delete contractorend deletebegin insert contractor,end insert in prior fiscal years.

17(f) The total projected cost of the contract, or maximum cost
18the contract is prohibited from exceeding, for all fiscal years during
19which the contract will be in effect.

20(g) The acquisition method.



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