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Public Notice: Town of Riverhead – procurement policy law amendment

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Event date: Jan 03, 2019

TOWN OF RIVERHEAD

Resolution 2019-87

Local Law to Adopt Amendment to Procurement Policy Pursuant to General Municipal Law

Councilwoman Giglio offered the following resolution,

which was seconded by Councilwoman Kent

WHEREAS, the Town of Riverhead, by Resolution #451 adopted on July 16, 2015, Resolution #537 adopted on July 1, 2015, and Resolution #634 adopted on August 7, 2018, adopted local laws to update and adopt Procurement Policy pursuant to General Municipal Law; and

            WHEREAS, by Resolution #19 adopted on January 3, 2019, the Town Clerk was authorized to publish and post a public notice to hear all interested persons to consider a local law to further amend Procurement Policy pursuant to General Municipal Law to comply with New York State Finance Law 139-L, effective January 1, 2019, requiring that all competitive bids for goods sold or services to be performed contain a statement subscribed by the bidder and affirmed by such bidder that  the  “bidder  has  and  has  implemented a written policy addressing sexual harassment prevention in the  workplace  and  provides  annual  sexual  harassment  prevention training to all of its employees”… and “[s]uch policy shall, at a minimum, meet the requirements  of  section  two  hundred one-g of the labor law” (New York State Finance Law 139-L(a)).

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Dated: Riverhead, New York

            February 5, 2019

BY ORDER OF THE TOWN BOARD

OF THE TOWN OF RIVERHEAD

DIANE M. WILHELM, TOWN CLERK