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News OIG Issues January 2018 Procurement Bulletin and New MCPPO Schedule

The OIG's Procurement Bulletin includes information on best practices for public officials.
  • Office of the Inspector General (OIG)

The Office of the Inspector General (OIG) issued the January 2018 Procurement Bulletin (pdf). The Bulletin includes articles on:

  • Cooperative purchasing agreements under Section 22 of Chapter 30B
  • Using statewide contracts
  • Real property agreements

In addition, the Bulletin includes a list of new Massachusetts Certified Public Purchasing Official (MCPPO) program designees and the January - June 2018 MCPPO schedule. 

Office of the Inspector General 

The Office of the Inspector General is an independent agency that promotes good government by preventing and detecting the misuse of public funds and public property. The Office conducts confidential investigations, improves transparency in government, helps government run more effectively and educates government employees and the public.