ADOA Blanket Grant Waiver
Please see the Arizona Department of Administration (ADOA) memo regarding a waiver of the solicitation and award procedures as they relate to COVID-19 grant programs for the duration of the public health emergency as declared by Governor Doug Ducey. The blanket waiver is granted pursuant to A.R.S. § 41-2703(A) and (B).
Waiver of Solicitation and Award Procedures
Please use this linked form to request a waiver of the solicitation and award procedures if a situation exists that makes compliance with A.R.S. 41-2702 impracticable, unnecessary or contrary to the public interest, except that the grant solicitation and award shall be made with competition that is practicable under the circumstances. Please note: all waiver requests related to COVID-19 response are granted under the Blanket Waiver Policy Memo issued by ADOA on March 30, 2020. Please complete the form for tracking purposes only. All other requests will be reviewed and receive a response in 2-3 business days.
New State of Arizona Accounting Manual (SAAM) policy: Tracking COVID-19 related Expenditures
The ADOA General Accounting Office (GAO) has issued a policy for tracking COVID-19 expenditures. SAAM 80.33 outlines these mandatory special procedures to be used in accounting for COVID-19 related expenditures.