1.7 Authority to contract for IT goods and services

1.7.1 CIO's Authority to bind Commonwealth to an IT contract with other public bodies or states, PPEA contracts and IT services contracts

Pursuant to § 2.2-2007(B)(9) of the Code of Virginia, The CIO has "the authority to enter into and amend contracts, including contracts with one or more other public bodies, or public agencies or institutions or localities of the several states, of the United States or its territories, or the District of Columbia, for the provision of information technology services." Under § 2.2-2007(C), the CIO may "may enter into public-private partnership contracts to finance or implement information technology programs and projects."