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2020 Manual of Procedures
All projects with Agreements Between Owner and Architect (O/A Agreements) dated August 1, 2020 or later must adhere to the requirements of the 2020 Manual of Procedures.
The 2020 Manual of Procedures may be used for any projects with O/A Agreements dated earlier than August 1, 2020. Updated Chapters are published once a quarter, unless urgent.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Alabama Division of Construction Management Organization and Authority
Chapter 2: State Building Code
Chapter 3: Submittal Requirements and Procedures for Plan Review - updated April 2021
Chapter 4: Design Professional Services
Chapter 4, Supplement: Determination of Basic Fee or Basic Fee Rate for Design Professional Services
Chapter 5: Uniform Documents, Roofing Considerations and Requirements, and Other Pre-Bid Considerations - updated April 2021
Chapter 6: Bid Procedures and Award of Contracts
Chapter 7: Construction Contract Administration
Chapter 8: Construction Inspection & Monitoring of Projects
Chapter 9: Special Procedures & Forms for Public School & College Authority (PSCA) Projects
Appendix A: Summary of DCM Requirements by Project Type - updated April 2021
Appendix A-1: Pre-Assembled & Portable Buildings
Appendix A-2: Leased or Leased-Purchased Buildings on State Property
Appendix B: DCM Uniform Documents and Standard Forms to be Used by the Design Professional
Appendix C: DCM Uniform Documents and Standard Forms to be Included in the Project Manual
Appendix D: DCM Recommended Guidelines for Selection of Architects, Engineers, Land Surveyors, and/or Testing Services
Appendix E: Alabama Division of Construction Management Administrative Code
2001 Manual of Procedures
- may be used for projects with O/A Agreements dated 2001 - July 31, 2020.