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General Information
Department for this solicitation: Procurement
Date Prepared: 10/26/23 Types: R3-RFQ
Advertisement Type:
Solicitation/Project#: OGC-2023-08 Solicitation/Project Title: Bond Counsel
Description: The Pennsylvania Governor’s Office of General Counsel (“OGC”) has established a general pool of qualified Law Firms to serve as Bond Counsel, from time to time, to the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Office of the Budget and other agencies and authorities subject to the General Counsel’s authority, including but not limited to the Pennsylvania Economic Development Financing Authority; Pennsylvania Energy Development Authority; Pennsylvania Housing Finance Agency; Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority; Pennsylvania Industrial Development Authority; Pennsylvania Higher Educational Facilities Authority; State Public School Building Authority; and the State System of Higher Education.  The Bond Counsel Pool will be reopened for interested firms to submit Statements of Qualifications upon request.  All interested parties should submit their qualifications for inclusion in the Bond Counsel Pool. Submissions prior to October 26, 2023, are being removed from the Bond Counsel Pool.

This Request for Qualifications ("RFQ") is issued pursuant to Section 518 of the Commonwealth Procurement Code, 62 Pa.C.S. §518, in accordance with Executive Order 2015-2 dated January 20, 2015, to specify a uniform format for Statements of Qualifications to be submitted by Law Firms to be qualified in the new Bond Counsel Pool.
Department Information
Department/Agency: General Counsel Delivery Location:
County: Statewide Duration: 3 years
Contact Information
First Name: Jordan Last Name: Kiessling
Phone Number:
717-787-9349 Email:
Solicitation Information
Bids must be received by the purchasing agency on the Solicitation Due Date no later than the Solicitation Due Time as set forth in the solicitation. Any conflict between the dates and/or times contained in the solicitation itself or its attachments and this advertisement shall be resolved in favor of the solicitation.

Solicitation Start Date: 10/26/23
Solicitation Due Date: 11/21/23 Solicitation Due Time: 4:00 PM
Solicitation Opening Date: 11/21/23 Solicitation Opening Time: 4:01 PM
Opening Location:
No. of Addendums: 0
Amended Date: 11/14/23
Related Solicitation Files

Original Files
Bond Counsel Request for Qualifications.docx

ADDENDUM #1 - Questions & Answers.docx

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