H.R. 7078 (97th): A bill to amend the Service Contract Act to prohibit discrimination against employees of predecessor employers under such Act, and for other purposes.


Sep 9, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 9, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Phillip Burton

Representative for California's 6th congressional district


About the bill

Summary (CRS)
9/9/1982--Introduced.Amends the Service Contract Act to prohibit discrimination in hiring by Government contractors or subcontractors against employees of predecessor employers under such Act. Provides for reduction in numbers or replacement ... Read more >
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H.R. 1757 (98th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 2, 1983

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Sep 9, 1982


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