OAR 291-026-0025
Department of Corrections and Other Required Approvals


The Director may delegate signature authority on behalf of the Department of Corrections for contracts and agreements identified in OAR 291-0026-0015.


Pursuant to OAR 137-045-0030 (Review of Public Contracts), the Department of Justice must review and approve for legal sufficiency certain contracts and agreements and associated solicitation documents based upon the dollar threshold and other considerations. The Contracts Unit will serve as liaison between the Department of Corrections and the Department of Justice for the legal review and approval of documents requiring such review.


Unless exempted or delegated authority has been granted to the Department of Corrections, all contracts shall be approved by the Department of Administrative Services before any service may be performed under the contract.


Approval to commence work:


Work shall not commence until the issuance of a “Notice to Proceed” by the Contracts Unit.


Payments shall not be made to contractors for work performed prior to the date of the “Notice to Proceed” or after the termination date of the contract.

Source: Rule 291-026-0025 — Department of Corrections and Other Required Approvals, https://secure.­sos.­state.­or.­us/oard/view.­action?ruleNumber=291-026-0025.

Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

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