Effect of agreements or collusion among bidders in restraint of competition; sworn statements as to agreements to accompany bids.
Any agreement or collusion among bidders or prospective bidders in restraint of freedom of competition by agreement to bid at a fixed price or to refrain from bidding or otherwise shall render the bids of such bidders void. Each bidder shall accompany his bid with a sworn statement that he has not been a party to such an agreement.
(Acts 1957, No. 343, p. 452, §4.)