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In-State Preference Laws

In-State Preference Laws

Updated August 2009.

 

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Alabama

 

 

Alaska

 

 

Arizona

 

 

Arkansas

A.C.A. § 14-16-115

Resident bidding preference limitation.

California

Cal. Gov't Code § 7118




Cal Pub. Contract Code § 6107

Preference in awarding contracts to companies certifying that labor will be performed in part in LAMBRA or that part of the workforce will be hired from there; limitation on amount of preference; Precedence to small business bidders.

Preference for California companies.

Colorado

 

 

Connecticut

 

 

Delaware

 

 

Florida

 

 

Georgia

 

 

Hawaii

 

 

Idaho

 

 

Illinois

30 ILCS 500/45-10

Resident bidders

Indiana

 

 

Iowa

Iowa Code § 73A.21

Reciprocal resident bidder preference by state, its agencies, and political subdivisions.

Kansas

 

 

Kentucky

 

 

Louisiana

 

 

Maine

 

 

Maryland

 

 

Massachusetts

 

 

Michigan

 

 

Minnesota

 

 

Mississippi

 

 

Missouri

 

 

Montana

Mont. Code Anno., § 7-5-2309

Optional bidding preference for county resident.

Nebraska

R.R.S. Neb. § 73-101.02

Resident bidder, defined; preference.

Nevada

 

 

New Hampshire

 

 

New Jersey

 

 

New Mexico

 

 

New York

 

 

North Carolina

 

 

North Dakota

N.D. Cent. Code § 44-08-01

Reciprocal resident bidder preference by state, its agencies, and political subdivisions.

Ohio

 

 

Oklahoma

74 Okl. St. § 85.17A

Bidding preferences--reciprocity.

Oregon

 

 

Pennsylvania

 

 

Puerto Rico

3 L.P.R.A. § 914c

Procurement preferences for purchases of Government of Puerto Rico- Creation of Government Preference Procurement Board.

Rhode Island

 

 

South Carolina

 

 

South Dakota

S.D. Codified Laws § 5-19-3.1

Maintenance of list of states with resident bidder preference laws.

Tennessee

 

 

Texas

 

 

Utah

Utah Code Ann. § 63G-6-404

Preference for providers of state products.

Vermont

 

 

Virginia

Va. Code Ann. § 2.2-4324

Preference for Virginia products with recycled content and for Virginia firms.

Virgin Islands

 

 

Washington

 

 

West Virginia

W. Va. Code § 5A-3-37a

Preference for resident vendors; exceptions; reciprocal preference.

Wisconsin

 

 

Wyoming

 

 

 

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