Article 7.8. Conflict Of Interest of California Public Contract Code >> Division 2. >> Part 2. >> Chapter 2.5. >> Article 7.8.
(a) No person, firm, or subsidiary thereof who has been
awarded a consulting services contract may submit a bid or be awarded
a contract on or after July 1, 2003, for the provision of services,
the procurement of goods or supplies, or any other related action
that is required, suggested, or otherwise deemed appropriate in the
end product of the consulting services contract.
(b) This section does not apply to any person, firm, or subsidiary
thereof who is awarded a subcontract of a consulting services
contract that amounts to no more than 10 percent of the total
monetary value of the consulting services contract.
(c) This section does not apply to consulting services contracts
subject to Chapter 10 (commencing with Section 4525) of Division 5 of
Title 1 of the Government Code.
No officer or employee of the California State University
shall engage in any employment, activity, or enterprise for which the
officer or employee receives compensation or in which the officer or
employee has a financial interest if that employment, activity, or
enterprise is sponsored or funded, or sponsored and funded, by any
California State University department through or by a California
State University contract unless the employment, activity, or
enterprise is within the course and scope of the officer's or
employee's regular California State University employment. No officer
or employee in the California State University shall contract on his
or her own individual behalf as an independent contractor with any
California State University department to provide services or goods.
This section shall not apply to officers or employees of the
California State University with teaching or research
(a) No retired, dismissed, separated, or formerly employed
person of the California State University employed with the
California State University or otherwise appointed to serve in the
California State University may enter into a contract in which he or
she engaged in any of the negotiations, transactions, planning,
arrangements, or any part of the decisionmaking process relevant to
the contract while employed in any capacity by any California State
University department. The prohibition of this subdivision shall
apply to a person only during the two-year period beginning on the
date the person left California State University employment.
(b) For a period of 12 months following the date of his or her
retirement, dismissal, or separation from the California State
University, no person employed in the California State University or
otherwise appointed to serve in the California State University may
enter into a contract with any California State University
department, if he or she was employed by that department in a
policymaking position in the same general subject area as the
proposed contract within the 12-month period prior to his or her
retirement, dismissal, or separation. The prohibition of this
subdivision shall not apply to a contract requiring the person's
services as an expert witness in a civil case or to a contract for
the continuation of an attorney's services on a matter he or she was
involved with prior to leaving the California State University.
(c) This section does not prohibit the rehire or reappointment of
California State University employees after retirement, consistent
with California State University administrative policies, nor does it
apply to inventors and authors of intellectual property licensed
under technology transfer agreements.
(a) Except as otherwise provided in subdivision (b), each
contractor who enters into a contract with a California State
University campus for ten thousand dollars ($10,000) or more shall be
assigned an identification number by the president of that
California State University campus. Each contractor who has been
assigned a number shall list it on each contract the contractor
enters into with the California State University campus, regardless
of the amount of the contract. In the case of a corporation or firm,
the president's assigned number shall be used exclusively on each
contract with that president's campus. The assigned number shall
remain unchanged regardless of future name changes.
(b) If the identification numbers cannot be tracked centrally by
the Trustees of the California State University, then the trustees,
and not the presidents, shall assign the identification numbers.