PUBLIC NOTICE

DENTAL INSURANCE REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

The Supreme Court of Louisiana is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP), inviting qualified insurers to submit proposals for making available to employees of the Court a comprehensive dental insurance program.

Paper copies of the RFP can be obtained by contacting:

Terence Sims, Deputy Judicial Administrator
Supreme Court of Louisiana
400 Royal Street, Suite 1190
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130-8101
(504) 310-2583

All proposals must be received at the above address no later than 5:00 p.m. CST, on Friday, January 28, 2005. Proposals received after this deadline will not be considered.

This announcement does not commit the Supreme Court of Louisiana to award a contract or to pay any costs incurred in the preparation of proposals. The Court reserves the right to accept or reject, in full or in part, all proposals submitted and/or to cancel the RFP. Any contract awarded shall be based upon the proposal most advantageous to the Supreme Court of Louisiana and its employees, costs and other factors considered. All contracts are subject to the availability of funds.

Selected questions and responses concerning the RFP.