Art. 112. Reserved concessions and contracts

1. Without prejudice to the provisions in force for social cooperatives and social undertakings, contracting authorities or contracting entities may reserve the right to participate in contract or concession award procedures to economic operators and social cooperatives and consortia thereof whose main aim is the social and professional integration of disabled or disadvantaged persons or may provide their execution in the context of sheltered employment programs, provided that at least 30 % of the employees of those economic operators are disabled or disadvantaged workers [...].

2. For the purposes of this article, persons with disabilities are considered to be those referred to in Article 1 of the Law of 12 March 1999, n. 68, disadvantaged people, those provided for in Article 4 of the Law of 8 November 1991, n. 381, former patients of psychiatric hospitals, including judicial ones, subjects under psychiatric treatment, drug addicts, alcoholics, minors of working age in situations of family difficulties, persons detained or interned in prisons, convicted and interned admitted to alternative measures to detention and to work outside in accordance with article 21 of the law of 26 July 1975, n. 354 and subsequent modifications.

3. The contract notice or the prior information notice expressly notify that the contract or concession is reserved.