CONTRACTS+

TYPES OF CONTRACTS
T Local contract between $5000 and $250,000, with some exceptions, where there is over two payments in one fiscal year, to the vendor.  Buffalo State College (BSC) let contract.
L Leases of real property.  BSC let.
X Revenue contract, approval of the Office of the State Comptroller, if over $10,000. BSC let.
C Service Contract/Non-construction Contract over $250,000 or over $125,000 (see exceptions on $ amount requirements), requiring Attorney General (AG) and Office of the State Comptroller's (OSC) approval.  BSC let.
P State contract - Office of General Services (OGS) let.
PS State service contract. OGS let.
PT State technology contract. OGS let.
PC State commodity contract. OGS let.
CM SUNY Centralized  Services contract. SUNY let.
CMS Centralized Management Services backdrop contract. OGS let.
CMT Centralized Management Technology backdrop contract. OGS let.
CMU Centralized Management Unknown backdrop contract. OGS let.
PA Purchase Authorization-campus let contract for multiple purchases of commodities; similar to a OGS let P contract. BSC let.

Backdrop
Contracts

Backdrop contracts pre-qualify vendors for provisions of services.  They establish standard terms and conditions, set maximum, not to exceed prices, and satisfy many legal requirements associated with state procurement.  Usually require a 'mini-bid'.  OGS let.