Specifications to encourage reasonable competition
Consistent with ORS 279A.015 (Policy), specifications must seek to promote optimal value and suitability for the purposes intended and to reasonably encourage competition in satisfying a contracting agency’s needs. Subject to ORS 279B.405 (Protests and judicial review of solicitations), the specification content must be determined in the sole discretion of the contracting agency. [2003 c.794 §74]
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