Texas Local Government Code

Sec. § 271.026
Opening of Bids


Bids may be opened only by the governing body of the governmental entity at a public meeting or by an officer or employee of the governmental entity at or in an office of the governmental entity. A bid that has been opened may not be changed for the purpose of correcting an error in the bid price.


This subchapter does not change the common law right of a bidder to withdraw a bid due to a material mistake in the bid.
Acts 1987, 70th Leg., ch. 149, Sec. 1, eff. Sept. 1, 1987.

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