|The Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services' Division of Child Support Enforcement is renewing its two contracts for genetic testing services in all Title IV-D cases throughout the State of Illinois for FY11. One contract is with Orchid Cellmark Inc. to provide genetic testing services (Component I), and the other is with Paternity Testing Corp. to perform quality control testing (Component II.) The Department is required to establish paternity in child support cases to remain in compliance with the Title IV-D State Plan. |
Both contracts were competitively procured through the Request for Proposal process. The initial contract contained these renewal terms.