Corrupt practices definition

Corrupt practices means behavior on the part of officials in the public or private sectors by which they improperly and unlawfully enrich themselves, others, or induce others to do so, by missing the position in which they are placed, and includes the offering, giving, receiving, or soliciting of anything of value to influence the action of any such official in the procurement process or in contract execution; entering, on behalf of the Government, into any contract or transaction manifestly and grossly disadvantageous to the same, whether or not the public officer profited or will profit thereby, and similar acts as provided in RA 3019.

Examples of Corrupt practices in a sentence

  • Corrupt practices around procurement of good and services has long been – and remains one of the most significant challenges for the country.


More Definitions of Corrupt practices

Corrupt practices means the offering, giving, receiving or soliciting of any thing of value to influence the action of a Government official in procurement process or in contract execution: and (ii) “Fraudulent practice” means a misrepresentation of facts in order to influence a procurement process or the execution of a contract to the detriment of the Government and includes collusive practice among Tenderers (prior to or after Tender submission) designed to establish in Tender prices at artificial non-competitive levels and to deprive the Government of the benefits of free and open competition. (b) Will reject a proposal for award if it determines that the Tenderer recommended for award has engaged in corrupt or fraudulent practices in competing for the contract in question.
Corrupt practices means and include, but not be limited to, offering, giving, receiving, or soliciting, directly or indirectly, of anything of value to influence the actions of any person connected with the rendering of the Services, offering of employment to, or employing, or engaging in any manner whatsoever, directly or indirectly, any governmental official, etc.;