AN ACT PROVIDING THAT A COUNTY SHERIFF'S OFFICE MAY CONTRACT FOR THE PURCHASE OF FOOD AND SUPPLIES FOR THE COUNTY'S DETENTION FACILITY WITHOUT BEING SUBJECT TO THE REQUIREMENTS OF CERTAIN STATE PURCHASE AND CONTRACT LAWS.
Amendment #1 makes the following changes to the 2nd edition.
Changes the long title.
Amends language to provide that a county sheriff's office can contract for the purchase of food and food services supplies for that county's detention facility without being subject to the requirements of GS 143-129 and 143-131 (previously, provided that the Alamance County Sheriff's Office could contract as such).
Provides that this act applies to the counties of Alamance, Cumberland, Davidson, Guilford, Onslow, Randolph, and Wake (previously, act only applied to Alamance).
Amendment #2 makes the following changes to the 2nd edition.
Adds the following counties to the bill: Anson, Caswell, Craven, Pamlico, and Rockingham.
Amendment #3 makes the following changes to the 2nd edition.
Makes a clarifying change, replacing the statutory reference to GS 143-131 with GS 143-131(a) to continue to require compliance with the statute's minority participation requirements.