H.R. 178 (98th): A bill to repeal the Davis-Bacon Act, and for other purposes.

Introduced:

Jan 3, 1983
98th Congress, 1983–1984

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 3, 1983, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Marjorie Holt
Representative for Maryland's 4th congressional district
Republican

See Instead:

H.R. 3201 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jun 2, 1983

H.R. 2734 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Apr 26, 1983

H.R. 1174 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Feb 2, 1983

H.R. 887 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jan 25, 1983

H.R. 635 (same title)
Referred to Committee — Jan 6, 1983

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
1/3/1983--Introduced.Repeals the Davis-Bacon Act (an Act which requires that the locally prevailing wage rate be paid to various classes of laborers and mechanics working under federally-financed or federally-assisted contracts for ...

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Related Bills

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H.R. 321 (97th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 5, 1981

H.R. 675 (99th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 24, 1985

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History

Introduced
Jan 3, 1983

Details

Cosponsors
4 cosponsors (3R, 1D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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