16E.15 SOFTWARE SALES.
Subdivision 1. Authorization.
The chief information officer may sell or license computer
software products or services developed by state agencies or custom developed by a vendor,
through whatever sales method the chief information officer considers appropriate. Prices for the
software products or services may be based on market considerations.
Subd. 2. Software sale fund.
(a) Except as provided in paragraphs (b) and (c), proceeds of
the sale or licensing of software products or services by the chief information officer must be
credited to the enterprise technology revolving fund. If a state agency other than the Office of
Enterprise Technology has contributed to the development of software sold or licensed under
this section, the chief information officer may reimburse the agency by discounting computer
services provided to that agency.
(b) Proceeds of the sale or licensing of software products or services developed by the
Pollution Control Agency, or custom developed by a vendor for the agency, must be credited
to the environmental fund.
(c) Proceeds of the sale or licensing of software products or services developed by the
Department of Education, or custom developed by a vendor for the agency, to support the
achieved savings assessment program, must be appropriated to the commissioner of education
and credited to the weatherization program to support weatherization activities.
History: 1987 c 365 s 12; 1990 c 506 art 2 s 12; 1991 c 199 art 1 s 6; 1995 c 220 s 27; 1999
c 205 art 4 s 1; 2003 c 130 s 12; 2005 c 156 art 5 s 23; 2007 c 100 s 1