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H.R.2747: Streamlining Claims Processing for Federal Contractor Employees Act

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about government operations and politics
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Sponsor Tim Walberg, R-Mich.
Total Cosponsors 1 (All Democrats)
Introduced July 19, 2013
Latest Major Action Nov. 21, 2013
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Bill Progress

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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Streamlining Claims Processing for Federal Contractor Employees Act - Transfers authority from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to the Department of Labor for processing claims for wages due to laborers and mechanics hired by contractors on public works projects.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Nov. 21, 2013 Became Public Law No: 113-50.
Nov. 21, 2013 Signed by President.
Nov. 14, 2013 Presented to President.
Nov. 6, 2013 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
Nov. 5, 2013 Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7834)
Oct. 30, 2013 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 231.
Oct. 30, 2013 Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Reported by Senator Harkin without amendment. Without written report.
Oct. 30, 2013 Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
Sept. 11, 2013 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
Sept. 10, 2013

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 396 - 10 (Roll no. 451). (text: CR H5449)

Sept. 10, 2013 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5456)
Sept. 10, 2013 At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
Sept. 10, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2747.
Sept. 10, 2013 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5449-5450)
Sept. 10, 2013 Mr. Walberg moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
July 19, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce.