Tex. Health & Safety Code Section 362.013
Contract Terms and Procedures


The provisions of Chapter 2253 (Public Work Performance and Payment Bonds), Government Code, that relate to performance and payment bonds apply to a contract entered into by an issuer.


An issuer may contract for the acquisition, construction, and improvement of a system on the terms and under the conditions that the governing body of the issuer considers appropriate, including a contract under which a person agrees to perform and supply all services and materials required in connection with the design, construction, and placing into operation of a system.


The issuer shall publish notice of the time and place the contract will be let in a newspaper of general circulation within the boundaries of the issuer once a week for two consecutive weeks, with the first publication occurring not later than the 15th day before the date the contract will be let.


The issuer shall analyze competitive proposals received in response to the notice and let the contract to the responsible party making the proposal that is most advantageous to the issuer and that will result in the most economical completion of the system.
Acts 1989, 71st Leg., ch. 678, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1989. Amended by Acts 1995, 74th Leg., ch. 76, Sec. 5.95(17), eff. Sept. 1, 1995.

Source: Section 362.013 — Contract Terms and Procedures, https://statutes.­capitol.­texas.­gov/Docs/HS/htm/HS.­362.­htm#362.­013 (accessed Jun. 5, 2024).

Jun. 5, 2024

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