A. Conditions for use. Not withstanding any other provision of this chapter, the CEO of LBJ Tropical Medical Center may make or authorize emergency procurement when there exists a threat to public health, welfare, or safety under emergency conditions as defined under section 26.0105(d) ASCA, or hen there is an emergency need for LBJ, as provided in PL 25-20.

B. Documentation. A written determination describing the basis for the emergency, the extent of competition obtained, and the basis for selection of a particular contractor shall be prepared, reviewed by the Attorney General, and approved by the LBJ Chief Executive Officer before contract award. The determination shall be included in the contract file.

History: Rule 8, eff. March 3, 1999.