(b) A design-build project may not be let to contract after June 30, 2013. The Division of Highways may expend no more than $75 million in each of the two years remaining in the pilot program after the effective date of the amendment to this article in the regular session of 2011: Provided, That if any of the $75 million is unused in the first year, the remaining amount may be applied to the following year's amount: Provided, however, That the total aggregate amount to be expended after the effective date of the amendment to this article in the regular session of 2011 may not exceed $150 million.
(c) A design-build project may be let to contract only in accordance with the commissioner's established policies and procedures concerning design-build projects.
(d) After June 30, 2013, projects may not be let under the provisions of this article unless the West Virginia Legislature either approves additional projects or makes the program permanent.
(e) Projects receiving special funding above the regular federal core funding may utilize the pilot program, but shall not be included in the total number of projects or expenditure limits provided by subsections (a) and (b) of this section.
(f) Effective after the effective date of the amendment to this article in the regular session of 2011, no consultant engineer who prepares preliminary plans, planning reports or other project development products for a project pursuant to the provisions of this section may participate in the construction of that project. Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session