Subchapter A: General Procedures

What is the purpose of this chapter?
How are the terms in this chapter defined?
Are all contracting procedures and criteria contained in this chapter?
May the Department use all procedures, criteria, and exceptions contained in the rules of the Health and Human Services Commission?
How does the Department apply exceptions to its contracting rules?
What rules apply relating to historically underutilized businesses?
What rules apply to emergency purchases?
Are the rules for purchasing with federal funds different?