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SB 1262 (Beall) Construction Manager/General Contractor project delivery method: Department of Transportation.

Position:Watch
Status:Chaptered by Secretary of State. Chapter 465, Statutes of 2018
Summary:
Existing law authorizes the Department of Transportation to engage in a Construction Manager/General Contractor project delivery method (CM/GC method), as specified, for projects for the construction of a highway, bridge, or tunnel. Existing law authorizes the department to use the CM/GC method on up to 12 projects, 10 of which are required to have construction costs greater than $10,000,000. Existing law also authorizes the department to enter into a contract using this method on 12 additional projects, 2 of which are required to be authorized for projects in the County of Riverside, as prescribed.
 
 
This bill would remove the cap on the number of projects for which the department is authorized to use the CM/GC method, eliminate the minimum construction costs limitation, and make conforming changes to existing provisions.
 
Would delete the requirements to use department employees or consultants to perform specified services. The bill would delete the existing report requirements.
 
 
Comments:

Sponsored by California Transportation Commission.

Amended 08/06/18 and re-referred to Appropriations Committee.

More Info:Legislative Website Info
Last Updated:September 27, 2018