Set-Asides Remain Shelved
Kegler Brown Construction Newsletter May 1, 2001
The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear the case arising from AGC's successful constitutional challenge of Ohio's MBE set-aside laws governing construction contracts. This means that Ohio's construction set-aside program will remain unenforceable. Governor Taft has authorized his administration to commission a study into whether there is significant evidence of discrimination against minorities and women in state contracts.