|The Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (DFPR) is giving notice of intent to award a contract as a sole economically feasible source to Iron Data Solutions to convert the Division of Financial Institutions' (DFI) regulatory data into the CLEAR (Credential Licensing, Enforcement and Regulation) system which currently holds all regulatory information for our Division of Banking responsibilities. The DFI regulatory data is currently stored in four (4) separate Microsoft Access databases that do not communicate with each other and require separate maintenance efforts. CLEAR is run on proprietary software owned by Iron Data Solutions. |
A hearing is scheduled for:
Date and time: Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 2:00 p.m.
Location: 511 Stratton Office Building, 401 S. Spring St. Springfield, Illinois and James R. Thompson Center (JRTC) - Suite 9-035, 100 W. Randolph Chicago, Illinois
A sole source contract will be awarded on that date and the hearing will be cancelled, unless an interested party submits a written request for public hearing by Tuesday, August 12, 2014 at 2:00 pm.
If a public hearing is requested, the purchasing agency shall present testimony justifying the procurement method. Any interested party may present testimony for or against the sole source determination as described in this notice. The purpose of the hearing will be to receive information from the public as to whether award by sole source is appropriate and in accordance with the Illinois Procurement Code. Formal rules of evidence will not apply. Hearings may be recorded in order to aid in the production of minutes. Parties may submit written comments in lieu of attending the hearing. Written comments will be afforded the same weight as oral comments received at hearing.
Interested parties wishing to submit comments or request a hearing must do so in writing and submit their request to the Notice Contact. Request for a public hearing by an interested party or written comments shall be made by Tueday, August 12, 2014 at 2:00 pm. to the Notice Contact: Diana Boshell, 712 Stratton Office Building, Springfield, IL 62706 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; phone 217-524-7020.
A sole source contract where a hearing was requested by an interested party may be awarded after the hearing is conducted with the written approval of the chief procurement officer.