A bill to amend title 10 and title 41, United States Code, to improve the manner in which Federal contracts for construction and design services are awarded, to prohibit the use of reverse auctions for design and construction services procurements, to amend title 31 and 41, United States Code, to improve the payment protections available to construction contractors, subcontractors, and suppliers for work performed, and for other purposes.
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Jun 8, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on February 10, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from Ohio
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Last Updated: Oct 27, 2016
Length: 20 pages
Jun 8, 2015
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Jul 29, 2015
Considered by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
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Feb 10, 2016
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Oct 27, 2016
Reported by Senate Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs
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S. 1526 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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