Supply Chain Management


Laws, Rules, and Regulations

LSUHSC Purchasing operates under the authority of various Louisiana statutes, rules, regulations, and orders. The primary laws governing public procurements are listed below.

The Revised Statutes may be accessed online at the Louisiana State Legislature's website

The Louisiana Administrative Code and Executive Order may be accessed online at The Office of the State Register's website. 


RS 9:2778 Governing Law
RS 38:2211 2296 Public Contracts (New Construction and Major Renovation Projects)
RS 39:196 200 Information Technology Procurement
RS 39:361 363 Fleet Management Program
RS 39: 1617-1630 Professional, Personal, Consulting and Social Services Procurement
RS 39:1551 -1 758  Louisiana Procurement Code (Equipment, Supplies and Operating Services)
RS 39:1761 - 1771 Equipment Lease-Purchase Contracts
RS 42:1101 1170 Code of Governmental Ethics
RS 43:31 Public Printing
RS 43:111 211 State Advertisements
RS 44:1 41 Public Records
LAC Title 34 Purchasing Rules and Regulations; Government Contracts, Procurement and Property Control
E.O. JBE 20-21 Executive Order for Small Purchase Procedures


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