A written modification or
amendment to a contract. See also:
Amendment, Modification, Authorized
Deviation, Change Order Authority, Contract
Change Order Authority
The power or right of a
public entity to unilaterally modify a contract
without the express consent of the contractor.
See also: Amendment, Modification,
Authorized Deviation, Change Order, Contract
A public forum in which the
entity seeks the public’s input and informs
them of general ideas and plans, for
upcoming construction projects.
The process of charging the using
entity for materials and supplies withdrawn
from inventory or from a central stocking
Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply (CIPS)
An organization based in the United
Kingdom that serves the purchasing and
An article of personal, movable property.
1. A list of all the critical items required to be
considered responsive to a solicitation.
2. A form or table that identifies all critical
information needed to complete a task
Chief Procurement Officer (CPO)
who is the head of an entity’s the