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Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises Part I. Definitions; General Provisions

This is Subtitle 28 of the Baltimore City Code, titled “Minority and Women’s Business Enterprises Part I. Definitions; General Provisions.” It is part of Article 05, titled “Finance, Property, and Procurement.” It contains 78 laws.

Editor's Note: This subsection was added by Ordinance 13-142, effective December 22, 2013. Pursuant to City Charter Art. IV, § 5(c), Bill 12-159 became law on June 25, 2013, as Ord. 13-102, without the Mayor’s signature.
§ 28-1
Definitions — A to H.
§ 28-3
Legislative findings and policy.
§ 28-4
Scope of subtitle.
§ 28-5
Rules of construction.
§ 28-6
Automatic termination.
§ 28-7
Short title.
§ 28-8 to 28-10
{Reserved}
§ 28-11
Business Opportunity Office established.
§ 28-12
General functions and duties of Office.
§ 28-13
Rules and regulations.
§ 28-14
Board of Estimates’ authority.
§ 28-15
{Reserved}
§ 28-16
Establishment.
§ 28-17
Purpose.
§ 28-18 to 28-20
{Reserved}
§ 28-21
Establishment.
§ 28-22
Considerations.
§ 28-23
Publication.
§ 28-24
Applicability to alternates, modifications, etc.
§ 28-25
Office review and report.
§ 28-26 to 28-30
{Reserved}
§ 28-31
In general.
§ 28-32
Commercially useful function.
§ 28-33
Joint ventures.
§ 28-34
Subcontracting by MBE or WBE.
§ 28-35
One subcontractor, one goal.
§ 28-36
Manufacturers.
§ 28-37
Suppliers.
§ 28-38
Insurance companies; travel agents.
§ 28-39
Financial institutions.
§ 28-40
{Reserved}
§ 28-41
Non-affiliation.
§ 28-42 to 28-45
{Reserved}
§ 28-46
Contracts between $1,000 - $4,999.
§ 28-47
Contracts between $5,000 - $49,999.
§ 28-48
Contracts of $50,000 or more.
§ 28-49
Leases and concessions.
§ 28-50
Other services.
§ 28-51
{Reserved}
§ 28-52
All contracts — In general.
§ 28-53
All contracts — Bid specifications.
§ 28-54
All contracts — Contract specifications.
§ 28-55
All contracts — Payments to subcontractors.
§ 28-56
All contracts — Reports and documentation.
§ 28-57 to 28-60
{Reserved}
§ 28-61
Agency’s pre-solicitation request.
§ 28-62
Bidder’s pre-award request.
§ 28-63
Contractor’s post-award request.
§ 28-64
Waiver by agency.
§ 28-65
{Reserved}
§ 28-66
In general.
§ 28-67
Adherence to bid procedures, etc.
§ 28-68
Responsibility for achieving goals.
§ 28-69
Advertisements, notices, etc.
§ 28-70
Contract division.
§ 28-71
Payment procedures.
§ 28-72
Conditioning notice to proceed.
§ 28-73
Documentation.
§ 28-74 to 28-75
{Reserved}
§ 28-76
Required before bid opening.
§ 28-77
{Repealed}
§ 28-78
MBEs and WBEs — General criteria.
§ 28-79
MBEs and WBEs — Control.
§ 28-80
MBEs and WBEs –- Size standards.
§ 28-81
Certification investigations.
§ 28-82
Decertification.
§ 28-83
Certification appeals.
§ 28-84 to 28-85
{Reserved}
§ 28-86
Office to monitor compliance.
§ 28-87
Noncompliance - Contractor or subcontractor.
§ 28-88
Noncompliance - Agency.
§ 28-89
Office may require reports, etc.
§ 28-90
Agencies to keep records.
§ 28-91
Annual report.
§ 28-92 to 28-95
{Reserved}
§ 28-96
Administrative penalties.
§ 28-97
{Reserved}
§ 28-98
Criminal penalties.