Public works employment act of 1976, S. 3201 as passed by the House of Representatives

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Page 9 - ... be paid wages at rates not less than those prevailing on similar construction in the locality as determined by the Secretary of Labor in accordance with the Davis-Bacon Act, as amended (40 USC 276a— 276a-5).
Page 2 - Federal funds without first obtaining adequate assurance that these labor standards will be maintained upon the construction work.
Page 7 - ... (2) an assurance that the State or unit of local government will — (A) use fiscal, accounting, and audit procedures which conform to guidelines established therefor by the Secretary (after consultation with the Comptroller General of the United States), and (B) provide to the Secretary (and to the Comptroller General of the United States), on reasonable notice, access to, and the right to examine, such books, documents, papers, or records as the Secretary may reasonably require for purposes...
Page 2 - This provision will be enforced through agency provisions and rules similar to those already established, with respect to racial and other discrimination, under title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
Page 3 - ... that efforts to stimulate the construction industry and reduce unemployment are substantially undermined when State and local governments are forced to cancel or delay the construction of essential capital projects; and ( 7 ) that efforts by the Federal Government to stimulate the economic recovery will be substantially enhanced by a program of emergency Federal Government assistance to State and local governments to help prevent those governments from taking budgetrelated actions which undermine...
Page 7 - Provide to the Secretary and to the Comptroller General of the United States, on reasonable notice, access to and the right to examine such books, documents, papers or records as the Secretary may reasonably require for the purpose of reviewing compliance with the Act and...
Page 7 - Secretary ; (4) an assurance that the requirements of section 207 will be complied with; (5) an assurance that the requirements of section 208 will be complied with; (6) an assurance that the requirements of section 209 will be complied with; (7) an assurance that the State or unit of local government will spend any payment it receives under this title before the end of the six-calendar-month period which begins on the day after the date on which such State or local government receives such payment;...
Page 3 - ... national unemployment for the last month of the most recent calendar quarter which ended three months before the beginning of such calendar quarter did not exceed 6 percent.

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