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 741 - 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 737 - L. 92-473, found to be necessary and proper in the public interest or to avoid serious impairment of the conduct of Government business...
Page 362 - 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 717 - ... (4) any contract for the furnishing of services by radio, telephone, telegraph, or cable companies, subject to the Communications Act of 1934; "(5) any contract for public utility services, including electric light and power, water, steam, and gas...
Page 716 - No contractor who enters into any contract with the Federal Government the principal purpose of which is to furnish services through the use of service employees as defined herein...
Page 737 - Act, whether negotiated or advertised, the principal purpose of which is to furnish services in the United States through the use of service employees...
Page 273 - 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 749 - That (A) such payments are held in trust for the purpose of paying, either from principal or income or both, for the benefit of employees, their families and dependents, for medical or hospital care, pensions on retirement or death of employees, compensation for injuries or illness resulting from occupational activity or insurance to provide any of the foregoing, or unemployment benefits or life insurance, disability and sickness insurance, or accident insurance...
Page 193 - 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 61 - Regulatory action shall not be undertaken unless the potential benefits to society for the regulation outweigh the potential costs to society...

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