12.0218 Civil penalties.

Cite as [A.S.C.A. § 12.0218]

(a) An employee who violates a provision of this chapter or the rules is subject to adverse action, including but not limited to reprimand, suspension without pay, or termination of employment, in addition to other penalties prescribed by law.

(b) A person other than an employee who violates a provision of this chapter or the rules shall be subject, by the procurement officer with which that person is dealing directly at the time of the violation, to written warning of reprimand, termination of contract or transaction, or suspension from being a contractor or subcontractor under a government contract in addition to other penalties prescribed by law.

(c) All proceedings under this section must be in accordance with due process requirements, including but not limited to reasonable notice and opportunity for hearing, and must be conducted in accordance with the hearing procedures prescribed by the Administrative Procedure Act, 4.1025 A.S.C.A., et seq., and the rules.

History: 1983, PL 18-10 § 19.