|Date Requested:January 31, 2012
Time Requested:01:09 PM
| FUND(S) |
Sources of Revenue
Legislation creates:A New Program
Effect this measure will have on costs and revenues of state government.
|The purpose of this legislation is to prohibit public agencies in West Virginia from awarding contracts to vendors who will perform any part of the work outside of the United States.|
|Effect of Proposal||Fiscal Year|
|1. Estmated Total Cost||0||100,000||100,000|
|Repairs and Alterations||0||0||0|
|2. Estimated Total Revenues||0||0||0|
3. Explanation of above estimates (including long-range effect):
The above cost estimate is based on the need to hire at least one additional staff person to collate the necessary information on companies receiving development assistance as well as to handle the various information requests from state and local agencies concerning potential or current contractors.
|Does this legislation mean that International companies who have located facilitities in West Virginia can not bid on state and local government contracts?|