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Meeting Name: Contract Compliance Committee Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 11/14/2018 10:30 AM Minutes status: Draft  
Meeting location: Cook County Building, Board Room 118 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois
This meeting is cancelled as there are no items to come before the committee
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18-1717 1  ResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION CALLING FOR A HEARING OF THE COOK COUNTY CONTRACT COMPLIANCE COMMITTEE WHEREAS, The Cook County Health and Hospitals System in 2018 spent more than $165 million on procurement for goods and services, and WHEREAS, of that $165 million, two percent went to African American owned firms as subs, and WHEREAS, zero percent of the money was awarded to African American owned firms as primes, and WHEREAS, African Americans made up a quarter of the county’s population and are 76 percent of the patients served by CCHHS, and WHEREAS, this rate is abysmal, and the Cook County Health and Hospitals System’s procurement department and the county’s contract compliance should be working quickly on a concrete plan to improve that rate, and WHEREAS, said departments should appear before the Board to update the Board on the improvements being made and the state of the problem. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED, by the County Board and President of the Board that a meeting of the Contract Compliance Committee shall be called, and representatives from Cook County Co   Not available Not available
18-2140 1 MINORITY AND WOMEN OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES AMENDMENTReportPROPOSED ORDINANCE AMENDMENT MINORITY AND WOMEN OWNED BUSINESS ENTERPRISES AMENDMENT BE IT ORDAINED, by the Cook County Board of Commissioners, that Chapter 34 Finance, Article IV Procurement Code, Division 8 Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprises, Section 34-263 Definitions of the Cook County Code is hereby amended as Follows: Sec. 34-263. Definitions. The following words, terms and phrases, when used in this Division, shall have the meanings ascribed to them in this Section, Terms not defined in this Section are defined in Division 1 of this Procurement Code, or in Section 1-3 of the County Code. Additional terms applicable to Subdivision II are set forth in such subdivision. Affiliate. An "Affiliate" of or a Person "Affiliated" with, a specified Person shall mean any Person that directly or indirectly through one or more intermediaries, Controls, is Controlled by, or is under common Control with, the Person Specified. Affiliates shall be considered together in determining whether a firm is a small business. Applicant means a person who submits documen   Not available Not available