A BILL TO BE ENTITLED AN ACT TO ALLOW BUNCOMBE COUNTY TO USE THE DESIGN-BUILD METHOD OF CONSTRUCTION. Enacted May 2, 2013. Effective May 2, 2013, and expires June 30, 2016.
Summary date: May 2 2013 - View summary
Bill H 555 (2013-2014)Summary date: Apr 23 2013 - View summary
Senate committee substitute to the 1st edition makes the following changes. Requires that Buncombe County award the contract to the best qualified team, taking into consideration all facets of the project (was, considering time of the completion of the project and the project cost), including compliance with GS 143-128.2.
Bill H 555 (2013-2014)Summary date: Apr 3 2013 - View summary
Provides that despite the provisions of GS 143-128, GS 143-129, GS 143-131, GS 143-132, GS 143-64.31, and GS 143-64.32, Buncombe County is permitted to use the design-build construction method for the construction or renovations of buildings, facilities, and infrastructure owned by the county. Provides additional criteria governing the solicitation of bids and the selection of the best qualified team with whom to contract for the project.
Provides that this act applies only to the demolition and construction of structures for an economic development project at 2154 Hendersonville Road. The act expires June 30, 2016.