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Proposed Rules for Public Comment

DBA makes available for public comment proposed new and amended rules. These can be downloaded from this webpage (see below) or by a written request.

To request a copy of the material or to submit comments, write to:

DBA Director
501 Woodlane Street, Suite 101N
Little Rock, AR 72201



Pursuant to the ACA§§25-15-201 et seq., 22-2-108, 22-9-203, DFA/Div. of Building Authority will hold a public hearing at 501 Woodlane Street, Bid Room/G-4, Little Rock, AR on 9/13/2017 at 10:00 a.m. for oral comments on the proposed changes to the small order/quote bid amount stated in §3-101 of the Building Authority Minimum Standards and Criteria. Written comments to the proposed changes may be presented through 10/1/17 to DBA Director, 501 Woodlane, Suite 101N, Little Rock, AR 72201 (Telephone- (501) 682-1833). Copies of the proposed changes are available online at http://dba.arkansas.gov/rules-regs on 9/2/17 or by writing to the DBA Director. Individuals with disabilities requiring special accommodations should notify Doran White at (501) 682-5577 by 4:30 p.m. on 9/8/17.

On September 13, 2017, DBA held a public hearing on the above referenced matter at the 501 Building (Room G-4) at 10:00 am. The DBA staff in attendance were Anne W. Laidlaw, DBA Director; Susan Wilson, DBA Deputy Director; and Doran White, DBA Construction Section Administrator. Also present was Rebecca Miller-Rice, Staff Attorney, from the Bureau of Legislative Research. No one else was in attendance and no comments were received during the hearing.

Additionally, DBA received no comments regarding the proposed rule during the public comment period which began on September 2, 2017 and concluded on October 1, 2017. DBA did not receive any comments regarding the proposed rule during this time. The proposed rule remains intact without any revisions.

Proposed Rule:



The final rule was filed on November 17, 2017 with the Arkansas Secretary of State.  It will become effective on November 27, 2017.

The following is the final rule (3-101 Capital Improvements of Section 3 of the Minimum Standards and Criteria):

Division of Building Authority (DBA)
501 Woodlane Drive, Suite 101N
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-682-1833 | Fax: 501-682-5589 

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