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File #: 19419    Version: 0 Name: Sixty-month contract for the furnishing of conducted electrical weapons (Tasers) for use by the Sheriff's Office
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/9/2017 In control: Justice and Law Enforcement Committee
On agenda: 3/13/2017 Final action: 3/20/2017
Title: A RESOLUTION awarding a sixty-month contract for the furnishing of conducted electrical weapons (Tasers) for use by the Sheriff's Office to Taser International, Inc., of Scottsdale, AZ, at a cost to the County in the amount not to exceed of $33,377.00, as a sole source purchase.
Sponsors: Alfred Jordan
Indexes: CONTRACT, SHERIFF'S EQUIPMENT
Code sections: 1030.1 - Jackson County Code, 1984
Attachments: 1. 19419bu.pdf, 2. 19419adopt, 3. 19419-AGMT-TASERINC.pdf
Related files: 19817
IN THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI


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A RESOLUTION awarding a sixty-month contract for the furnishing of conducted electrical weapons (Tasers) for use by the Sheriff's Office to Taser International, Inc., of Scottsdale, AZ, at a cost to the County in the amount not to exceed of $33,377.00, as a sole source purchase.


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RESOLUTION NO. 19419, March 13, 2017

INTRODUCED BY Alfred Jordan, County Legislator


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WHEREAS, the Sheriff's Office desires to purchase new conducted electrical weapons (Tasers) to replace its aging supply of such weapons; and,

WHEREAS, the Director of Finance and Purchasing recommends the award of a sixty-month contract for the furnishing of conducted electrical weapons (Tasers) for use by the Sheriff's Office to Taser International, Inc., of Scottsdale, AZ, at a cost to the County not to exceed $33,377.00, as a sole source purchase; and,

WHEREAS, section 1030.1, Jackson County Code, 1984, eliminates the requirement for competitive bidding when items to be purchased can be obtained from only one source; and,

WHEREAS, the Director further recommends that he not take competitive bids for these weapons for the reason that Taser International, Inc., is the only provider of the conducted electrical source weapons suitable for use by law enforcement; and,

BE IT RESOLVED by the County Legislature of Jackson County, Missouri, that award be made as recommended by the Director of Finance and Purchasing, and that the Director be and hereby is authorized to execute for the County any documents, including future options to extend, necessary for the accomplishment of the award; and,

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Director of the Department of Finance is authorized to make all payments, including final payment on the contract, to the extent that sufficient appropriations are contained in the then current Jackson County budget.


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