The School Board of Miami-Dade County
Bylaws & Policies
Unless a specific policy has been amended and the date the policy was revised is noted at the bottom of that policy, the Bylaws and Policies of the Miami-Dade County Public Schools were adopted on May 11, 2011 and were in effect beginning July 1, 2011.


In addition to other applicable procedures contained in Policy 6320, the following requirements shall apply to all bids and awards of construction contracts.

The procedures and regulations controlling these phases of new construction are largely specified in the Florida statutes and the rules of the State Department of Education. The instructions to bidders and general conditions shall follow State statute and the rules of Florida Department of Education. These proforma contract documents may be changed periodically and approved as to form and legal sufficiency by the School Board Attorney.

In accordance with State law and Policy 6327, Public-Private Partnerships and Unsolicited Proposals, the Superintendent may submit proposed public-private partnership agreements for qualifying projects, including those resulting from unsolicited proposals, to the Board for consideration. The Superintendent and Board shall evaluate and consider all proposed public-private partnership agreements according to the guidelines in F.S. 255.065 and Policy 6327.

F.S. 255.065
F.S. 1013.45
F.S. 1013.46
F.S. 1013.47
F.A.C. 6A-2.0010
SREF 4.2

Revised 1/25/17

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