Texas Local Government Code

Sec. § 271.906
Reverse Auction Method of Purchasing


A local government, as defined by Section 271.081 (Definition), may use the reverse auction procedure, as defined by Section 2155.062 (Purchase Methods)(d), Government Code, in purchasing goods and services in place of any other method of purchasing that would otherwise apply to the purchase.


A local government that uses the reverse auction procedure must include in the procedure a notice provision and other provisions necessary to produce a method of purchasing that is advantageous to the local government and fair to vendors.
Added by Acts 2001, 77th Leg., ch. 436, Sec. 6, eff. May 28, 2001.

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