Comply with County Purchasing Act During Emergency


Must the county comply with the County Purchasing Act during an emergency?

Tex. Local Gov't Code §262.024 contains a list of items that may be exempted from competitive bidding if the commissioners court by order grants the exemption, including for a public calamity and public health and safety. For more detailed information, please see TAC's Basics of the County Purchasing Act and Competitive Bidding handbook.