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HB 1019 - Repeals Common Construction Wage - Key Vote

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Bob Behning voted Yea (Concurrence Vote) on this Legislation.

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Legislation - Concurrence Vote Passed (House) (54-40) - (Key vote)

Title: Repeals Common Construction Wage

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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to concur with Senate amendments and pass a bill that repeals the common construction wage statue, effective July 1, 2015.

Highlights:
  • Repeals the requirement for a common construction wage for a public works project, effective for contracts awarded after June 30, 2015 (Secs. 10 & 11).
  • Increases the maximum cost of a project for which public institutions can use their own resources and employees from $150,000 to $300,000 (Secs. 4 & 8).
  • Prohibits a public agency from establishing or requiring a wage scale or wage schedule for a public works contract awarded by the agency (Sec. 11).
  • Requires a contractor in a public works contract to provide the E-Verify case verification numbers of all individuals to be employed in the public works contract before work begins (Sec. 11).
  • Prohibits a contractor from paying an employee cash for work done on a public works contract (Sec. 12).
Legislation - Bill Passed With Amendment (Senate) (27-22) - (Key vote)

Title: Repeals Common Construction Wage

Vote Result
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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that repeals the common construction wage statute, effective July 1, 2015.

Highlights:
  • Repeals the requirement for a common construction wage for a public works project, effective for contracts awarded after June 30, 2015 (Secs. 10 & 11).
  • Increases the maximum cost of a project for which public institutions can use their own resources and employees from $150,000 to $300,000 (Secs. 4 & 8).
  • Prohibits a public agency from establishing or requiring a wage scale or wage schedule for a public works contract awarded by the agency (Sec. 11).
  • Requires a contractor in a public works contract to provide the E-Verify case verification numbers of all individuals to be employed in the public works contract before work begins (Sec. 11).
  • Prohibits a contractor from paying an employee cash for work done on a public works contract (Sec. 12).
Legislation - Bill Passed (House) (55-41) - (Key vote)

Title: Repeals Common Construction Wage

Vote Result
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Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that repeals the common construction wage statute, effective July 1, 2015.

Highlights:
  • Repeals the requirement for a contractor to pay at least the common construction wage for the construction of a public works project (Sec. 6).
  • Exempts a public works contract awarded before July 1, 2015 (Sec. 7).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Repeals Common Construction Wage

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