(A) OOD shall purchase goods and services from certified minority business enterprise ("MBE") providers in accordance with state of Ohio purchasing guidelines.
(B) OOD will purchase goods and services from a certified historically under-utilized business (HUB) encouraging diversity, growth and equity ("EDGE") vendors in accordance with state of Ohio purchasing guidelines.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 10/12/2018 and 12/31/2023
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3304.16
Rule Amplifies: 3304.15
Prior Effective Dates: 09/01/1999, 01/07/2003, 04/11/2008