CERTIFICATION: I am aware of the State requirements for competitive bidding and the established criteria for justification for sole source/sole brand purchasing. As an approved department representative, I have gathered the required technical information and have made a concerted effort to review comparable/equal equipment. This effort is documented in this justification. I hereby certify as to the validity of the information and feel confident that this justification for sole source/sole brand procurement meets the State's criteria and withstand an audit by the State Auditor General, or a vendor protest.
The following procedures have been followed to justify this purchase:
Please complete #1 and #2 below and forward to Purchasing with your requisition.