1.8 CIO approval required for certain IT procurements via the Procurement Governance Review (PGR) process

1.8.4 CIO approval for joint and cooperative procurement arrangements or purchases from another public body's contract

If any agency desires to participate in or sponsor a joint and cooperative procurement arrangement for the procurement of IT goods and services, that arrangement must be approved by the CIO, regardless of the amount of the procurement. If a public body desires to purchase IT goods and services, regardless of amount, from another public body's contract, that procurement may be permitted if approved in advance by the CIO (§ 2.2-4304(B) of the Code of Virginia).