H.R. 8870 (95th): A bill to provide that public works projects of the Army Corps of Engineers in areas of high unemployment shall utilize not less than 40 percent local workers.

Introduced:

Aug 5, 1977
95th Congress, 1977–1978

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 5, 1977, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joseph LeFante

Representative for New Jersey's 14th congressional district

Democrat

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
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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Introduced
Aug 5, 1977

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