Veterans Procurement Preference Signed into Law
|Fairclough's HB 24 Offers Qualified Veterans Preference on Certain Bidding|
Posted: June 4, 2010
(Eagle River) - Representative Anna Fairclough, R-Eagle River, released the following statement today regarding the enactment of House Bill 24. The bill offers qualified veterans a five percent procurement preference up to $5000. Qualified veteran bidders under the new law must be a sole proprietorship owned by an Alaska veteran, or the majority partners of a company, LLC, or corporation are Alaska veterans. The preference may not exceed $5000 but can be cumulative to any other qualified preferences.
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