Introduced by Rep. Bradford Jacobsen (R) on February 5, 2013
To repeal the state “prevailing wage” law, which prohibits awarding government contracts to contractors who submit the lowest bid unless the contractor pays "prevailing wages," which are based on regional union pay scales that tend to be above the market rate. House Bill 4172 contains the repeal; this bill revises the school code to reflect the repeal. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Commerce Committee on February 5, 2013