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Introduced in House (02/13/2015)

Davis-Bacon Repeal Act

Repeals the Davis-Bacon Act (which requires that the locally prevailing wage rate be paid to various classes of laborers and mechanics working under federally-financed or federally-assisted contracts for construction, alteration, and repair of public buildings or public works).

States that references in any law to a wage requirement of the Davis-Bacon Act after enactment of this Act shall be null and void.

Actions Overview (1)

02/13/2015 Introduced in House

All Actions (2)

02/13/2015 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.
Action By: House of Representatives
02/13/2015 Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Titles (2)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced:

Davis-Bacon Repeal Act

Official Titles:

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced:

To repeal the wage rate requirements commonly known as the Davis-Bacon Act.

Subjects (6)

  • Building construction
  • Government buildings, facilities, and property
  • Labor standards
  • Public contracts and procurement
  • Wages and earnings

Cosponsors (12)

Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Education and the Workforce02/13/2015 Referred to

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