H.R.500 - To repeal the Davis-Bacon Act.104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Ballenger, Cass [R-NC-10] (Introduced 01/13/1995)|
|Committees:||House - Economic and Educational Opportunities|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/02/1995 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended). (All Actions)|
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Introduced in House (01/13/1995)
[Congressional Bills 104th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [H.R. 500 Introduced in House (IH)] 1st Session H. R. 500 To repeal the Davis-Bacon Act. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES January 13, 1995 Mr. Ballenger (for himself, Mr. Armey, Mr. DeLay, Mr. Stenholm, Mr. Archer, Mr. Baker of California, Mr. Bartlett of Maryland, Mr. Bass, Mr. Bereuter, Mr. Boehner, Mr. Bono, Mr. Burr, Mr. Canady of Florida, Mr. Coble, Mr. Cox of California, Mr. Crane, Mr. Dornan, Mr. Dreier, Mr. Fawell, Mr. Funderburk, Mr. Goodlatte, Mr. Goodling, Mr. Goss, Mr. Graham, Mr. Hancock, Mr. Herger, Mr. Hefley, Mr. Hoekstra, Mr. Hutchinson, Mr. Istook, Mr. Knollenberg, Mr. Kolbe, Mr. Largent, Mr. Linder, Mr. Livingston, Mr. McKeon, Mr. Moorhead, Mr. Packard, Mr. Porter, Mr. Ramstad, Mr. Rogers, Mr. Schaefer, Mr. Skeen, Mr. Taylor of North Carolina, Mr. Wolf, and Mr. Christensen) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and Economic Opportunity _______________________________________________________________________ A BILL To repeal the Davis-Bacon Act. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1. DAVIS-BACON ACT. (a) Repeal.--The Act of March 3, 1931 (40 U.S.C. 276a et seq.) (commonly referred to as the Davis-Bacon Act) is repealed. (b) References.--Any reference in any law to a wage requirement of the Act of March 3, 1931, shall after the date of the enactment of this Act be null and void. SEC. 2. COPELAND ACT. Section 2 of the Act of June 13, 1934 (40 U.S.C. 276c) (commonly referred to as the ``Copeland Act'') is repealed. SEC. 3. EFFECTIVE DATE. The amendments made by sections 1 and 2 shall take effect 30 days after the date of the enactment of this Act but shall not affect any contract in existence on such date of enactment or made pursuant to invitation for bids outstanding on such date of enactment. <all>