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Aug 5, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978
This bill was introduced on August 5, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Jersey's 14th congressional district
8/5/1977--Introduced.Requires that contracts for Army Corps of Engineers public works projects in high unemployment areas include a provision that at least 40 percent of persons employed thereunder be local workers. Read more >
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