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Original name: 40 U.S. Code, secs. 276a-276a-7
Name: Davis-Bacon Act of 1964
Country: United States of America
Subject(s): Wages
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1964
Entry into force:
ISN: USA-1964-L-31414
Bibliography: U.S. Labor and Employment Laws, 1991-03, West, R., BNA Books, Washington, D.C., United States of America, pp. 8-3-8-6
Abstract/Citation: Provides for rate of wages for laborers and mechanics and termination of work due to failure to pay agreed upon wages in respect of contracts entered into by the U.S or District of Columbia for construction alteration and/or repair of public buildings or public works.
Implementing text(s):

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