|The Illinois State Police (ISP), pursuant to 30 ILCS 500/35-30 is giving notice of an exception from a Request for Proposal procurement method for a contract of Professional and Artistic services.|
As the SPO for ISP, I authorize the exception from 30 ILCS 500/35-30. I have discussed the content of these procurements, and as authorized by Section 35 of the Illinois Procurement Code, I hereby grant an exception from the requirements of Section 30 of the Code for the following State Police purchase:
Procurement #22040988 with SafeWorks Illinois Occupational Heath Services of Champaign for $1,437.96, Term: 2/23/2017; Psychology Specialists, LTD of Bloomington for $2,175.00, Term: 3/30/2017 - 4/14/3017; and Kessler Optical of Champaign for $455.00, Term: 3/10/2017 - 3/24/2017.
Exercise of the exception is appropriate as the contract is nonrenewable, one year or less in duration, and has a value of less than $20,000. The contracted services are professional and artistic in nature, requiring the full confidence, trust and belief of the Commission in the ability and talent of the individuals performing the services.
These purchases were for a Fitness for Duty Evaluation of ISP employee.