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Every state or province has a unique procurement code that outlines purchasing regulations, including whether or not an agency can use cooperative purchasing contracts. Click on the name of your state or province for a summary of your code.




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Life cycle costing

The concept of Life Cycle Costing has been endorsed by the National Institute of Governmental Purchasing (NIGP), the National Association of State Procurement Officials (NASPO) and other governmental associations.

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