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Davis-Bacon Repeal Act

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to repeal the wage requirement of the Davis-Bacon Act.


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Date
01/30/2017 Introduced in Senate

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01/30/2017 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Action By: Senate

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Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions01/30/2017 Referred to

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Subjects (6)

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

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Introduced in Senate (01/30/2017)

Davis-Bacon Repeal Act

This bill 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).

References in any law to a requirement under the Davis-Bacon Act shall be null and void.