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S. 2630: Davis-Bacon Repeal Act


The text of the bill below is as of Oct 17, 2019 (Introduced).


II

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 2630

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

October 17, 2019

(for himself, Mr. Perdue, Mr. Cruz, Mr. Cornyn, Mr. Johnson, Mr. Scott of South Carolina, and Mrs. Blackburn) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

A BILL

To repeal the wage requirements of the Davis-Bacon Act.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Davis-Bacon Repeal Act.

2.

Repeal of Davis-Bacon wage requirements

(a)

In general

Subchapter IV of chapter 31 of title 40, United States Code, is repealed.

(b)

Reference

Any reference in any law to a requirement under subchapter IV of chapter 31 of title 40, United States Code, shall be null and void.

3.

Effective date and limitation

Section 2, and the amendment made by such section, shall take effect 30 days after the date of enactment of this Act but shall not affect any contract that is—

(1)

in existence on the date that is 30 days after such date of enactment; or

(2)

made pursuant to an invitation for bids outstanding on the date that is 30 days after such date of enactment.