H.R. 745 (112th): Davis-Bacon Repeal Act


Feb 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Steve King

Representative for Iowa's 5th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 16, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

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

Summary (CRS)

2/16/2011--Introduced.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 ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Feb 16, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 745”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


70 cosponsors (70R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2900 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 16, 2009

H.R. 2013 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 16, 2013

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