Amending the Walsh-Healey Act.
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Amending the Walsh-Healey Act. by United States. Congress. House. Committee on the Judiciary

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English


  • Public contracts,
  • Government property

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Other titlesAmending act to provide conditions for purchase of supplies and making of contracts by United States
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination17 p.
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16195869M

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Jun 21,  · H.R. (94 th): A bill to amend the Walsh-Healey Act to provide for a fact-finding panel to determine the cause of work stoppages, to provide that the Federal Government may, in certain cases, terminate contracts with contractors who are at fault . The Walsh–Healey Public Contracts Act of (41 USC §§) is a US labor law, passed as part of the New is a US federal law on basic labor rights for US government contracts. It was intended to improve labor standards. A third, and also limited effort, was the Walsh-Healey Public Contracts Act, passed in I,3 after the National Industrial Recovery Act had been declared un-constitutional. This act became law at a time when regulation of labor standards and the use of the commerce powers for this purpose were considered beyond the. Aug 29,  · Our prime contracts contains FAR , Walsh-Healey Contracts Act. In researching the applicability of the Act to subcontracts, it appears the flow-down requirement is limited to 8(a) subcontractors (see FAR ). Is this interpretation accurate? Or does the Act need to .

Walsh-Healey Act or Walsh-Healey Public Contracts Act, is a United States federal law passed in It requires contractors engaged in the manufacturing or furnishing of materials, supplies, articles, or equipment to the U.S. government or the District of Columbia to pay employees who produce, assemble, handle, or ship goods under contracts exceeding $10,, the federal minimum wage for all. Walsh-Healey Public Contracts Act () Hether C. Macfarlane On May 27, the U.S. Supreme Court declared the National Industrial Recovery Act [1] (NIRA) unconstitutional. The Court's decision ended the first effort of the administration of Franklin D. Walsh-Healey Public Contracts Act (PCA) The Federal Walsh-Healey Public Contracts Act (PCA) applies to contracts that exceed or may exceed $10, entered into by any agency or instrumentality of the United States for the manufacture or furnishing of materials, supplies, articles, or equipment. (a) Activities not compensable Except as provided in subsection (b), no employer shall be subject to any liability or punishment under the Fair Labor Standards Act of , as amended [29 U.S.C. et seq.], the Walsh-Healey Act, or the Bacon-Davis Act, on account of the failure of such employer to pay an employee minimum wages, or to pay an.

Text for H.R - nd Congress (): To amend the Walsh-Healey Act to provide that contracts for processed food will be covered by that Act. Jun 30,  · Section 6(a) of the Occupational Safety and Health Act of (29 U.S.C. ) authorized the Secretary of Labor to adopt national consensus standards and established Federal standards issued under other statutes, including the Contract Work Hours and Safety Standards Act (the Construction Safety Act) (40 U.S.C. ), as occupational safety and. The Walsh-Healey Public Contracts Act, as amended (41 U.S.C. ), was enacted ``to provide conditions for the purchase of supplies and the making of contracts by the United States.'' It is not an act of general applicability to industry. Contracts: applicability of Walsh-Healey Act. Each contract for the construction, alteration, furnishing, or equipping of a naval vessel is subject to the Walsh-Healey Act (41 U.S.C. 35 et seq.) unless the President determines that this requirement is not in the interest of national defense.