AN ORDINANCE AMENDING __________ OF THE ____________________
CODE TO FURTHER DEFINING RESPONSIBLE BIDDER
WHEREAS, Chapter __________ of the ____________________
Code regulates purchases and contracts entered into by the
BE ORDAINED, by the (Governing Body) of the
____________________, Illinois that the following definition be added to section
Responsible bidder for construction contracts means a bidder
who meets all of the job
Specifications, the following applicable criteria, and submits
evidence of such compliance:
|(1) All applicable laws prerequisite to doing business in Illinois.
of compliance with
||(a) Federal Employer
Tax Identification Number or Social Security Number (for individuals)
||(b) Provision of Section
2000(e) of Chapter 21, Title 42 of the United States Code and Federal Executive Order No. 11246 as amended by Executive Order No. 11375 (known as the Equal Opportunity Employer provisions).
|(3) Certificates of insurance indicating the following coverage’s: general liability, workers’ compensation, completed operations, automobile, hazardous occupation and product liability.
with all provisions of the Illinois Prevailing Wage Act,
including wages, medical and hospitalization insurance and retirement for
those trades covered in the act.
|(5) The bidder
and all bidder’s sub-contractors must participate in
active apprenticeship and training programs approved
and registered with the United States Department of Labor’s
Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training for each of the
trades of work contemplated under the awarded contract.
|(6) All contractors
and sub-contractors are required to turn in certified
payrolls as specified in Illinois Public Act 94-0515, and follow all provisions of the Employee Classification Act, 820 ILCS 185/1 et seq.
|(7) All bidders
must provide three (3) projects of a similar nature as
being performed in the immediate past five (5) years with the name, address and telephone number of
the contact person having knowledge of the project along with three (3) references (name,
address, and telephone number) with knowledge of the integrity and business practices
of the contractor.
BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that nothing herein hereby adopted
shall be construed to affect any
suit of proceeding now pending in any court of any rights accrued
or liability incurred or cause or causes of
action accrued of existing under any prior Resolution or Ordinance.
Nor shall any right or remedy of any
character be lost, impaired, or affected by the Ordinance.
BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that this Ordinance amendment shall
be in full force and effect
immediately upon its adoption.
BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that the Clerk of this ____________________
authorized and directed to prepare and deliver a certified
copy of this Ordinance amendment to
____________________ Purchasing Director.
The above and foregoing ordinance amendment was adopted by
of the County of _______________, Illinois, this _____ day
of _____, 20__ .