Texas Procurement and Support Services (TPASS) establishes term contracts by commodity codes as a supply source for State agencies. Contracts are based on estimated quantities and may be ordered as needed regardless of funds. No bidding is required if the term contract is utilized regardless of dollar amount. Term contracts were created by the State of Texas to offer goods or services to state agencies at a discounted price.
Ordering from the State's term contracts is easy once the commodity code has been determined. To determine the commodity code, visit the State of Texas Commodity Code link in this section. The following steps are designed to aid in searching and ordering from the State's contracts: