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Prevailing Wage Rates - Public Work Contracts - Suits by Employees

Sponsored by:

Senator Benson


Vetoed by the Governor (Policy)

Synopsis:Authorizing employees on a public work contract to sue to recover the difference between certain prevailing wage rates and the amounts received by the employees; providing that a certain determination by the Commissioner of Labor and Industry does not preclude certain employees from filing a certain action; and providing for the liability of certain contractors and subcontractors under certain circumstances.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Benson, Guzzone, Klausmeier, Manno, Muse, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Peters, Robinson, Rosapepe, Young, and Zucker
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Finance  View Committee HearingEconomic Matters
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Procurement
Private Sector Labor and Industry
Narrow Subject(s):Attorneys' Fees
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Labor and Industry, Division of
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - State Finance and Procurement

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April 3, 2018 10:56 A.M.