RFP Announcements

Electronic Benefit Transfer Services
DRAFT RFP# 529-12-0005

May 25, 2011

Announcement

HHSC has added the following folder and documents to the Procurement Library for RFP No. 529-12-0005:

6.  Samples of EBT-3 Reports

May 25, 2011

HHSC has added the following folder and documents to the Procurement Library for RFP No. 529-12-0005:

5. Formats for Batch and Real-Time EBT Interface Files

May 19, 2011

HHSC announces the release of the DRAFT Request for Proposal (RFP) 529-12-0005 to procure Texas Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT) services from a single qualified vendor to provide Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families benefits to eligible Texas clients.  The DRAFT RFP provides an opportunity to review and comment before formal release. No contract is awarded from information received under a DRAFT RFP; however, the information received will be reviewed for the purposes described in the DRAFT RFP.  HHSC requests that comments about this DRAFT be submitted electronically via the attached Comment Form and sent to the HHSC point of contact listed below and in Section 1.2. of the Draft RFP.  HHSC will consider all submitted comments, but will NOT respond to any comments or questions during the Draft RFP review period.

The comment period for the Draft RFP ends at 2 PM Central Time, June 16, 2011.

Public comments concerning the Draft RFP are subject to public disclosure under the Public Information Act, Government Code Chapter 552.

The sole point of contact for inquiries concerning this Draft RFP is:

Peggie J. Laser, CTPM, Procurement Manager

Texas Health and Human Services Commission
Enterprise Contract and Procurement Services (ECPS) Division
909 West 45th Street; Building 1
Mail code:  2020
Austin, Texas 78751
Office - (512) 206-5278
Fax - (512) 206-5006
peggie.laser@hhsc.state.tx.us

Please check the HHSC website at http://www.hhsc.state.tx.us/about_hhsc/BusOpp/BO_opportunities.asp  regularly for further information and updates.