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CHAPTER 1. GENERAL PROVISIONS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 1A. STRUCTURE OF COUNTY GOVERNMENT - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 2. ADMINISTRATION - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 2B. AGRICULTURAL LAND PRESERVATION - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 3. AIR QUALITY CONTROL - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 3A. ALARMS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 5. ANIMAL CONTROL - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 8. BUILDINGS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 8A. CABLE COMMUNICATIONS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 10B. COMMON OWNERSHIP COMMUNITIES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 11. CONSUMER PROTECTION - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 11A. CONDOMINIUMS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 11B. CONTRACTS AND PROCUREMENT - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 13. DETENTION CENTERS AND REHABILITATION FACILITIES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 15. EATING AND DRINKING ESTABLISHMENTS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 16. ELECTIONS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 17. ELECTRICITY - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 18A. ENERGY POLICY - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 19. EROSION, SEDIMENT CONTROL AND STORMWATER MANAGEMENT - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 19A. ETHICS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 20 FINANCE - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 21 FIRE AND RESCUE SERVICES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 22. FIRE SAFETY CODE - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 22A. FOREST CONSERVATION - TREES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 23A. GROUP HOMES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 24. HEALTH AND SANITATION - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 24A. HISTORIC RESOURCES PRESERVATION - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 24B. HOMEOWNERS’ ASSOCIATIONS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 25. HOSPITALS, SANITARIUMS, NURSING AND CARE HOMES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 25A. HOUSING, MODERATELY PRICED - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 25B. HOUSING POLICY - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 26. HOUSING AND BUILDING MAINTENANCE STANDARDS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 27. HUMAN RIGHTS AND CIVIL LIBERTIES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 27A. INDIVIDUAL WATER SUPPLY AND SEWAGE DISPOSAL FACILITIES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 29. LANDLORD-TENANT RELATIONS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 30. LICENSING AND REGULATIONS GENERALLY - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 30C. MOTOR VEHICLE TOWING AND IMMOBILIZATION ON PRIVATE PROPERTY - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 31. MOTOR VEHICLES AND TRAFFIC - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 31A. MOTOR VEHICLE REPAIR AND TOWING REGISTRATION - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 31B. NOISE CONTROL - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 31C. NEW HOME WARRANTY AND BUILDER LICENSING - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 33. PERSONNEL AND HUMAN RESOURCES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 33B. PESTICIDES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 35. POLICE - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 36. POND SAFETY - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 38A. RADIO, TELEVISION AND ELECTRICAL APPLIANCE INSTALLATION AND REPAIRS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 40. REAL PROPERTY - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 41. RECREATION AND RECREATION FACILITIES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 41A. RENTAL ASSISTANCE - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 42A. RIDESHARING AND TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 44. SCHOOLS AND CAMPS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 44A. SECONDHAND PERSONAL PROPERTY - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 45. SEWERS, SEWAGE DISPOSAL AND DRAINAGE - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 47. VENDORS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 48. SOLID WASTES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 49. STREETS AND ROADS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 50. SUBDIVISION OF LAND - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 51 SWIMMING POOLS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 51A. TANNING FACILITIES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 52. TAXATION - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 53. TAXICABS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 53A. TENANT DISPLACEMENT - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 54. TRANSIENT LODGING FACILITIES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 55. TREE CANOPY - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 56. URBAN RENEWAL AND COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 56A. VIDEO GAMES - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 57. WEAPONS - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 59. ZONING - REGULATIONS
CHAPTER 60. SILVER SPRING, BETHESDA, WHEATON AND MONTGOMERY HILLS PARKING LOT DISTRICTS - REGULATIONS
MISCELLANEOUS MONTGOMERY COUNTY REGULATIONS
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Chapter 11B.  Contracts and Procurement. [Note]
Article I. General Provisions.
§ 11B-1. Definitions.
§ 11B-2. Purpose of chapter.
§ 11B-3. Application of the chapter.
§ 11B-4. Exemptions.
Article II. Organization.
§ 11B-5. Chief administrative officer.
§ 11B-6. Director, office of procurement.
§ 11B-7. Contract review committee.
§ 11B-8. Regulations.
Article III. Methods of Source Selection.
§ 11B-9. Formal solicitation-Competitive sealed bidding.
§ 11B-10. Formal solicitation-Competitive sealed proposals.
§ 11B-11. Request for expressions of interest.
§ 11B-12. Competitive negotiations.
§ 11B-13. Informal solicitation.
§ 11B-14. Non-competitive contract award.
§ 11B-15. Open solicitation.
§ 11B-16. Emergency procurement.
§ 11B-17. Dissemination of confidential information prohibited.
§ 11B-17A. Internet Posting Requirements
Article IV. Source Selection.
§ 11B-18. Bid security.
§ 11B-19. Specifications.
§ 11B-20. Responsibility of bidders and offerors.
§ 11B-21. Cancellation of a solicitation; rejection of bid proposal.
Article V. Contract Formation.
§ 11B-22. Contracts.
§ 11B-23. Multi-term contracts.
§ 11B-24. Encumbrance of funds.
§ 11B-25. Voidable contracts; claims.
§ 11B-26. Cost and pricing analysis.
Article VI. Contract Administration.
§ 11B-27. Performance and payment security.
§ 11B-28. Plant inspection.
§ 11B-29. Inspection and testing of supplies and services.
§ 11B-30. Audit of records.
§ 11B-31. Procurement records.
§ 11B-32. Record of procurement actions.
§ 11B-33. Nondiscrimination in employment.
§ 11B-33A. Wage requirements.
§ 11B-33B.  Use of County Funds.
§ 11B-33C. Prevailing Wage Requirements — Construction Contracts.
§ 11B-33D. Reserved.
§ 11B-34. Payment of invoices; interest.
§ 11B-35. Contract dispute resolution.
§ 11B-35A. Disclosure of illegal or improper actions.
Article VII. Protests and Debarment.
§ 11B-36. Protests of solicitations and awards.
§ 11B-37. Debarment or suspension.
§ 11B-38. Remedies before an award.
§ 11B-39. Remedies after an award.
Article VIII. Intergovernmental Procurements.
§ 11B-40. Cooperative procurement.
§ 11B-41. Public entity contracts.
§ 11B-42. Bridge contracts.
Article IX. Management and Disposal of Goods.
§ 11B-43. Definitions.
§ 11B-44. Management and disposal of goods.
Article X. Real Property; Disposition, Purchase, and Lease.
§ 11B-45. Disposition of real property.
§ 11B-46. Purchase or lease of real property by County.
§ 11B-47. Approval of purchases of land before 1960.
Article XI. Services Provided to Municipalities, Taxing Areas, and Non-Profit Organizations.
§ 11B-48. Services to or purchases for municipalities; authority of County.
§ 11B-49. Purchase of goods for non-profit organizations.
Article XII. Ethics in Public Contracting.
§ 11B-50. Reporting of suspected collusive bidding or negotiation.
§ 11B-51. Illegal gifts and kickbacks.
§ 11B-52. Ethics; Contractor conduct.
§ 11B-53. Prohibited contingent fees.
§ 11B-54. Civil remedies against those who violate ethical standards.
§ 11B-55. Penalties.
Article XIII. Procurement of Recycled Materials.
§ 11B-56. Procurement of goods containing recycled materials.
Article XIV. Purchases From Minority Owned Businesses.
§ 11B-57. Legislative findings and policy.
§ 11B-58. Definitions.
§ 11B-59. Goals; applicability.
§ 11B-60. Procedures.
§ 11B-61. Reports.
§ 11B-62. Monitoring.
§ 11B-63. Penalty.
§ 11B-64. Sunset date.
Article XV. Local Small Business Reserve Program.
§ 11B-65. Definitions.
§ 11B-66. Local Small Business Reserve Program.
§ 11B-67. Procedures.
§ 11B-68. Regulations.
§ 11B-69. Reports.
§ 11B-70. Penalty.
Article XVI. Service Contracts.
§ 11B-71. Definitions.
§ 11B-72. Scope of Article.
§ 11B-73. Approval of solicitation for service contract.
§ 11B-74. Certification by Chief Administrative Officer.
§ 11B-75. Enforcement.
§ 11B-76. Right of certified representative.
Article XVII. Preference for a Small Business With Health Insurance.
§ 11B-77. Preference for a small business with health insurance.
Article XVIII. Local Business Subcontracting Program.
§ 11B-78. Definitions.
§ 11B-79. Goals; applicability.
§ 11B-80. Procedures.
§ 11B-81. Regulations.
§ 11B-82. No standing to challenge contract award.
§ 11B-83. Penalty.
Article XIX. Vending Machine Service Contracts.
§ 11B-84. Definitions.
§ 11B-85. Applicability.
§ 11B-86. Healthy vending standards.
§ 11B-87. Vending machine service contract requirements.
§ 11B-88. Annual report.
Article XX. Labor Peace Agreements.
§ 11B-89. Purpose.
§ 11B-90. Definitions.
§ 11B-91. Labor peace agreement.
Article XXI. Local Business Preference Program.
§ 11B-92. Purpose.
§ 11B-93. Definitions.
§ 11B-94. Applicability.
§ 11B-95. Procedures.
§ 11B-96. Regulations.
§ 11B-97. Reports.
§ 11B-98. Penalty.

 

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*Editor's note—See County Attorney Opinion dated 7/7/05-A regarding the appropriate selection process for concessionaires in the County’s aquatic facilities.  See County Attorney Opinion dated 9/23/91 explaining that State law does not prohibit the Department of Liquor Control from entering into contracts with private entities to operate the liquor stores.  See supplemental memo dated 10/9/91.
   1999 L.M.C., ch. 20, § 1, renamed the title of Chapter 11B.  Section 1 of 1994 L.M.C., ch. 30, repealed former ch. 11B, §§ 11B-1-11B-58, and enacted a new ch. 11B, §§ 11B-1-11B-63. Formerly, ch. 11B was derived from the following: 1977 L.M.C., ch. 39, § 2; 1977 L.M.C., ch.57, § 3; 1982 L.M.C., ch. 42, § 1; 1982 L.M.C., ch. 57, §§ 1-3; 1983 L.M.C., ch. 1, § 2; 1983 L.M.C., ch. 22, § 18; 1983 L.M.C., ch. 38, § 1; 1984 L.M.C., ch. 24, § 15; 1984 L.M.C., ch. 27, § 14; 1985 L.M.C., ch. 29, § 1; 1985 L.M.C., ch.51, § 1; 1986 L.M.C., ch. 7, § 1; 1986 L.M.C., ch. 8, § 1; 1986 L.M.C., ch. 23, § 1; 1987 L.M.C., ch. 27, §§ 1, 2; 1987 L.M.C., ch. 29, §§ 1, 2; 1988 L.M.C., ch. 47, § 1; 1989 L.M.C., ch. 20, §§ 1, 2; 1989 L.M.C., ch. 42, § 3; 1990 L.M.C., ch. 14, § 1; 1990 L.M.C., ch. 21, § 2; 1991 L.M.C., ch. 8, § 1; 1991 L.M.C., ch. 21, § 1; 1991 L.M.C., ch. 31, § 1; 1992 L.M.C., ch. 19, § 1; 1992 L.M.C., ch. 32, § 1; 1993 L.M.C., ch. 49, § 1; 1994 L.M.C., ch. 24, § 1.
Charter references-Purchases generally, §§ 313, 313A; competitive procurement, § 314.