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September 5, 2018

The Wage and Hour Division (WHD) of the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) is announcing a minimum wage increase of $0.25 to $10.60 per hour to be paid to workers performing work on direct federal contracts and subcontracts covered by Executive Order 13658. Federally assisted contracts are not affected. The rate goes into effect on January 1, 2019.

September 5, 2018

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division has announced that in the upcoming weeks, it will hold public listening sessions to gather views on the Part 541 white collar exemption regulations, often referred to as the “Overtime Rule.”

August 30, 2018

On August 24, AGC filed joint comments in support of a proposal by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) concluding the existing regulatory framework adequately prevents and contains discharges of hazardous substances.

August 29, 2018

Part One Kicks Off on Sept. 27 with a Look at Pollution Liability

August 29, 2018

Eighty percent of construction firms report they are having a hard time filling hourly craft positions... 

August 24, 2018

Court Ruling Puts 2015 WOTUS Rule in Effect in 26 States

August 24, 2018

AGC Supplies Recommendations to Streamline NEPA Procedures

August 24, 2018

AGC Supports Agency Move Towards Greater Transparency in Regulatory Science

August 24, 2018

AGC and other industry allies recently urged the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee to advance a new bill that would help prevent states from improperly delaying infrastructure projects based on water quality certifications.

August 23, 2018

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