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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
State contracting with disabled veterans. Provides a 3% price preference for a service disabled veteran small business for purposes of state public works contracts, state purchasing of goods and services, and state highway contracts. Establishes the governor's commission on service disabled veteran small business (commission). Provides that the commission must establish programs and set annual goals for the use of service disabled veteran small businesses in state contracts. Creates the office of deputy commissioner for service disabled veteran small business development within the department of administration. Requires the department of administration to adopt administrative rules to ensure that certain goals established by the commission are met.