Towns and cities
Councils and Governing Bodies
§ 45-5-20 Power of city and town councils
to establish intermunicipal agreements for joint purchasing of common-use
City and town councils may establish joint agreements between two (2) or more
municipalities for the purpose of purchasing materials, supplies, tools, and
other items common in usage between units of local government. City or town
councils may, jointly or independently, seek the services of the division of
purchases, department of administration, in procuring items necessary to the
operation of the city or town which it governs and which items are common in
usage to those procured by the state, and the division of purchasers shall,
upon request, by a city or town council, furnish lists of supplies and
equipment to city or town purchasing agents.
History of Section.
(P.L. 1970, ch. 51, § 1; P.L. 1991, ch. 186, § 1.)