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2018 Legislative Initiative Petition 2: Repeal prevailing wage law

Public Act 171 of 2018

Introduced in the Senate on June 5, 2018
To repeal the state “prevailing wage” law, which prohibits awarding government contracts to contractors who submit the lowest bid unless the contractor pays wages based on union pay scales that local union officials represent as prevalent in a particular area.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate on June 5, 2018
Motion by Sen. Mike Kowall R-White Lake on June 6, 2018
That the initiative petition be given immediate effect.
The motion passed 25 to 12 in the Senate on June 6, 2018.
    See Who Voted "Yes" and Who Voted "No".
Received in the House on June 6, 2018
Signed by Gov. Rick Snyder on August 15, 2018