2.5.609 ALTERNATIVE PROCUREMENT METHODS
(1) An agency may request authorization from the division to pursue an alternative procurement method for obtaining a supply or service.
(2) If an alternative procurement method is approved, the division shall:
(a) conduct the procurement on behalf of the agency;
(b) notify potential vendors of the alternative procurement method being used for the supply or service; and
(c) make a written determination as to the success of the method.