01 NCAC 05B .1511          ANTITRUST VIOLATIONS

In instances of identical offers or where there are otherwise indications of collusion, awards may be made in a manner intended to discourage or prevent its continuance as deemed to represent the state's best interest.  Instances of suspected antitrust violation shall be reported to appropriate law enforcement authorities by the agency which issued the solicitation document.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 143-53; 143-54;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Readopted Eff. February 27, 1979;

Amended Eff. April 1, 1999; February 1, 1996.