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house Bill H.R. 3620

Local Hire Act

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Local Hire Act

Official Title

To amend titles 23 and 49, United States Code, to allow local hiring for transportation projects.


Local Hire Act - Authorizes a state to establish local hiring bid specifications or consider the hiring of local workers in the evaluation of bids and proposals for federal-aid highway projects. Authorizes recipients of federal assistance likewise to establish such specifications or consider local hiring in the evaluation of bids and proposals for public transportation projects.

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      house Committees
      Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
      Highways and Transit
      Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials
    IntroducedNovember 22nd, 2013

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