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H.R.4304: Jumpstarting Opportunities with Bold Solutions Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about public lands and natural resources
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Sponsor Steve Scalise, R-La.
Total Cosponsors 53 (All Republicans)
Introduced March 26, 2014
Latest Major Action June 13, 2014
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Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
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  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Jumpstarting Opportunities with Bold Solutions Act - Division I: Labor - Title I: Repeal of Davis-Bacon Act - Repeals the Davis-Bacon Act (which requires that the locally prevailing wage rate be paid to various classes of laborers and mechanics working under federally-financed or federally-assisted contracts for construction, alteration, and repair of public buildings or public works).

States that references in any law to a wage requirement of the Davis-Bacon Act after the enactment of this Act shall be null and void.

Title II: Union Contract Not a Bar to Higher Wages - Amends the National Labor Relations Act to declare that neither its prohibition against interference by an employer with employees' right to bargain collectively, nor the terms of a collective bargaining agreement entered into between employees and an employer after enactment of this Act, shall prohibit an employer from paying an employee higher wages, pay, or other compensation than ...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
June 13, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor, and Pensions.
June 13, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.
April 22, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Conservation, Energy, and Forestry.
April 21, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Environment.
April 21, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy.
April 16, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution and Civil Justice.
April 16, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Regulatory Reform, Commercial And Antitrust Law.
April 8, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation.
April 8, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans, and Insular Affairs.
April 8, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee Indian and Alaska Native Affairs.
April 8, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources.
March 28, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Energy and Power.
March 27, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment.
March 27, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials.
March 27, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Highways and Transit.
March 27, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings and Emergency Management.
March 27, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation.
March 27, 2014 Referred to the Subcommittee on Aviation.
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Ways and Means
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Agriculture
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Financial Services
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Rules
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Science, Space, and Technology
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Transportation and Infrastructure
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Energy and Commerce
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Judiciary
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Oversight and Government Reform
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Education and the Workforce
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Small Business
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Budget
March 26, 2014 Referred to House Natural Resources