On March 11, 2022, the Department announced the publication of the proposed rule, “Updating the Davis-Bacon and Related Acts Regulations.” The Department proposes to amend regulations issued under the Davis-Bacon and Related Acts that set forth rules for the pre-determination of Davis-Bacon wage rates and the administration and enforcement of the Davis-Bacon labor standards that apply to federal and federally assisted construction projects.

The Department encourages interested parties to submit comments on this proposal by May 17, 2022. Anyone who submits a comment (including duplicate comments) should understand and expect that the comment, including any personal information provided, will become a matter of public record and will be posted without change to www.regulations.gov. WHD posts comments gathered and submitted by a third-party organization as a group under a single document ID number on www.regulations.gov, including any personal information provided.


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