|(a) Agencies are required to prepare a written HUB
business plan for the use of HUBs in purchasing, and in public works
contracts in accordance with Government Code, §2161.123.
(b) Pursuant to Government Code, §2161.003, state
agencies shall adopt the comptroller's rules related to administering
Government Code, Chapter 2161, Subchapters B and C.
(c) Agencies must include a detailed report with their
appropriations request identifying Good Faith Effort compliance. The
report should include the state agency's effort to identify HUBs for
contracts and subcontracts, the agency's utilization of HUBs and the
state agency's successes and shortfalls to increase HUB participation.