29.9.2. The party responsible for carrying out an agreement entered into under section 29.5 or 29.9.1 may, by agreement, delegate that responsibility to the General Purchasing Director appointed under section 3 of the Act respecting the Service des achats du gouvernement (chapter S-4) or to a department referred to in the second paragraph of section 4 of that Act.
The party responsible for carrying out an agreement to which reference is made in the first paragraph may also, by agreement, delegate that responsibility to a non-profit organization whose principal activity consists in managing the joint procurement of property or services for public institutions within the meaning of the Act respecting health services and social services (chapter S-4.2) or the Act respecting health services and social services for Cree Native Persons (chapter S-5), for school boards, for educational institutions or for non-profit organizations.
The rules governing the awarding of contracts by a municipality do not apply to acquisitions made or conditions of acquisition negotiated by the General Purchasing Director or a department in accordance with the regulations under the Financial Administration Act (chapter A-6). The Minister of Municipal Affairs may provide that such rules do not apply to contracts awarded by the delegating body referred to in the second paragraph, or to any class thereof.
1994, c. 33, s. 5; 1995, c. 34, s. 8; 1996, c. 27, s. 6.