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Prevailing Wage Rates Reform Act of 2016

Sponsored by:

Delegate Davis


In the House - Unfavorable Report by Economic Matters; Withdrawn

Synopsis:Expanding the applicability of the prevailing wage rate law to political subdivisions, agencies, and public works on property where the State, a political subdivision, or an agency is the owner or lessee by altering the definition of "public body"; providing that the prevailing wage rate law applies to public work contracts greater than $25,000; requiring that prevailing wage rates be calculated using wage rates established by specified collective bargaining agreements; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Davis, Angel, Barkley, B. Barnes, D. Barnes, Branch, Brooks, Carr, Clippinger, Cullison, Fennell, Fraser-Hidalgo, Frick, Frush, Glenn, Gutierrez, Holmes, C. Howard, Jalisi, Knotts, Kramer, Lafferty, McCray, A. Miller, Moon, Morales, Patterson, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Proctor, S. Robinson, Sanchez, Smith, Sydnor, Tarlau, Turner, Valderrama, Vallario, Vaughn, Waldstreicher, A. Washington, and M. Washington
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0711
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
Economic Matters  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):State Government - Procurement
Private Sector Labor and Industry
Narrow Subject(s):Administrative Agencies -see also- Electronic Government
Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Collective Bargaining
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Contractors -see also- Heating & Cooling; Home Improvement
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Counties -see also- Chartered Counties; Code Counties
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans'; etc.
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Labor and Industry, Division of
Leases and Rent
Municipal Corporations -see also- Annap; Balt; Hager; OC
Penalties and Sentences -see also- Death Penalty
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Public Works
Salaries and Compensation -see also- Overtime; Reimb. Rates
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc
Statutes:Article - State Finance and Procurement
(17-201, 17-202, 17-208, 17-209, 17-214, 17-219, 17-220, 17-222, 17-224, 17-226, 17-224.1)

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March 4, 2016 4:58 P.M.