IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
July 16, 2014
Mr. Lee (for himself, Mr. Vitter, Mr. Cruz, Mr. Scott, Mr. Sessions, Mr. Coburn, Mr. Johnson of Wisconsin, Mr. Cornyn, Mr. Rubio, and Mr. Alexander) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
To repeal the wage rate requirements commonly known as the Davis-Bacon Act.
This Act may be cited as the
Repeal of Davis-Bacon wage requirements
Any reference in any law to a wage requirement of subchapter IV of chapter 31 of title 40, United States Code, shall after the date of the enactment of this Act be null and void.
Effective date and limitation
The amendment made by section 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.