NPM No. 104-2015
Requesting Entity: Professional Regulation Commission
Issues Concern: Bids and Awards Committee (BAC) Secretariat Head from the Office of the Acting Head of the Procuring Entity (HOPE)
Whether the designation as head of the BAC Secretariat of an employee temporarily detailed at the office of the acting head of an agency is in accordance with Republic Act (RA) No. 9184 and its revised Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR)
[T]he employee temporarily detailed at the office of the acting head of the agency may be designated as the head of the BAC Secretariat provided that s/he possesses all the qualifications prescribed in Section 14.2 of the IRR of RA 9184 and that s/he is not the approving authority disqualified under Section 11.2.5 of the IRR.