Oversight Hearings on the Service Contract Act: Hearings Before the Subcommittee on Labor-Management Relations of the Committee on Education and Labor, House of Representatives, Ninety-seventh Congress, First Session, Hearings Held in Washington, D.C. on November 4, 5, and December 10, 1981

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Page 754 - That the advertised specifications for every contract in excess of $2,000, to which the United States or the District of Columbia is a party, for construction, alteration, and/or repair, including painting and decorating, of public buildings or public works...
Page 360 - Secretary, on the record, after notice and opportunity for a hearing may provide such reasonable limitations and may make such rules and regulations allowing reasonable variations, tolerances, and exemptions to and from any or all provisions of this Act as he may find necessary and proper to avoid serious impairment of the national defense.
Page 765 - In the absence of a minimum wage attachment for this contract, neither the Contractor nor any subcontractor under this contract shall pay any...
Page 271 - Major rule" means any regulation that is likely to result in: (1) An annual effect on the economy of $100 million or more; (2) A major Increase in costs or prices for consumers, individual industries, Federal, State, or local government agencies, or geographic regions; or (3) Significant adverse effects on competition, employment investment, productivity, innovation, or on the ability of United States-based enterprises to compete with foreign-based enterprises in domestic or export markets.
Page 384 - International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees and Moving Picture Machine Operators...
Page 191 - A manufacturer is a person who owns, operates, or maintains a factory or establishment that produces on the premises the materials, supplies, articles, or equipment required under the contract and of the general character described by the specifications.
Page 59 - Regulatory action shall not be undertaken unless the potential benefits to society for the regulation outweigh the potential costs to society...
Page 747 - No contract shall be awarded to the persons or firms appearing on this list or to any firm, corporation, partnership, or association in which such persons or firms...
Page 754 - Any contract for the carriage of freight or personnel by vessel, airplane, bus, truck, express, railway line, or oil or gas pipeline where published tariff rates are in effect...
Page 320 - Manufacture implies a change, but every change is not manufacture, and yet every change in an article is the result of treatment, labor, and manipulation. But something more is necessary, as set forth and illustrated in Hartranft v. Wiegmann, 121 US 609, 30 L. ed. 1012, 7 Sup. Ct. Rep. 1240. There must be transformation . a new and different article must emerge, "having a distinctive name, character, or use.

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