2009 Regular Session


File Code: State Government - Procurement Crossfiled with: SENATE BILL 406
Sponsored By:
Delegates Braveboy, Davis, Manno, Barkley, Barnes, Burns, Feldman, Frush, Gaines, Glenn, Guzzone, Harrison, Haynes, Hucker, Impallaria, Ivey, Kirk, Krysiak, Lafferty, Levi, Love, Malone, McHale, Niemann, Pena-Melnyk, Ramirez, Riley, Ross, Schuler, Tarrant, Taylor, V. Turner, Valderrama, Vaughn, and Walker
Prevailing Wage Rates - Public Works Contracts - Suits by Employees


Expanding rights and remedies for private enforcement suits under the State prevailing wage law; authorizing employees to bring suit against employers for compensation and additional remedies, as specified; requiring that actions be brought within a specified time period; authorizing a court to award employees wages, other compensation, and fees, as specified; subjecting specified persons to specified civil penalties; etc.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
House Action
First Reading Economic Matters
Hearing 2/24 at 1:00 p.m.
Favorable with Amendments Report by Economic Matters
Favorable with Amendments Report Adopted
Special Order 3/24 (Delegate Krebs) Adopted
Floor Amendment (Delegate Krebs) Rejected (37-100)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Krebs) Rejected (44-95)
Floor Amendment (Delegate Shank) Rejected (37-101)
Second Reading Passed with Amendments
Third Reading Passed (92-43)
Senate Action
First Reading Finance
Hearing 3/31 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Hearing 4/2 at 1:00 p.m.

Sponsored by:

Delegate Aisha N. Braveboy, District 25
Delegate Charles Barkley, District 39
Delegate Ben Barnes, District 21
Delegate Emmett C. Burns, Jr., District 10
Delegate Dereck E. Davis, District 25
Delegate Brian J. Feldman, District 15
Delegate Barbara Frush, District 21
Delegate Tawanna P. Gaines, District 22
Delegate Cheryl D. Glenn, District 45
Delegate Guy Guzzone, District 13
Delegate Hattie N. Harrison, District 45
Delegate Keith E. Haynes, District 44
Delegate Tom Hucker, District 20
Delegate Rick Impallaria, District 7
Delegate Jolene Ivey, District 47
Delegate Ruth M. Kirk, District 44
Delegate Carolyn J. Krysiak, District 46
Delegate Stephen W. Lafferty, District 42
Delegate Gerron S. Levi, District 23A
Delegate Mary Ann E. Love, District 32
Delegate James E. Malone, Jr., District 12A
Delegate Roger P. Manno, District 19
Delegate Brian K. McHale, District 46
Delegate Doyle L. Niemann, District 47
Delegate Joseline A. Pena-Melnyk, District 21
Delegate Victor R. Ramirez, District 47
Delegate B. Daniel Riley, District 34A
Delegate Justin D. Ross, District 22
Delegate Todd Schuler, District 8
Delegate Shawn Z. Tarrant, District 40
Delegate Herman L. Taylor, Jr., District 14
Delegate Veronica Turner, District 26
Delegate Kriselda Valderrama, District 26
Delegate Michael L. Vaughn, District 24
Delegate Jay Walker, District 26

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Civil Actions -see also- Small Claims
Contractors -see also- Heating & Cooling; Home Improvement
Courts -see also- Circuit; Appeals; District; Orphans`; etc.
Crimes and Punishments -see also- Penalties; Sentences; etc.
Fraud -see also- Forgery
Salaries -see also- Overtime; Reimbursement Rates
Statutes of Limitation
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statute:

State Finance and Procurement
( 17-224 )


Bill Text (Displayed in PDF Format): First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note (Displayed in PDF Format): Available
Amendments (Displayed in PDF Format):
Number: 273626/01     Offered on: March 24, 2009   at: 11:39 a.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 433099/01     Offered on: March 20, 2009   at: 11:30 a.m.     Status: Adopted
Number: 443025/01     Offered on: March 24, 2009   at: 11:43 a.m.     Status: Rejected
Number: 913329/01     Offered on: March 24, 2009   at: 11:28 a.m.     Status: Rejected
Roll Call Votes (Legislative dates are shown):
March 21, 2009: Floor Amendment (Krebs) {913329/1 Rejected (37-100)
March 21, 2009: Floor Amendment (Krebs) {273626/1 Rejected (44-95)
March 21, 2009: Floor Amendment (Shank) {443025/1 Rejected (37-101)
March 22, 2009: Third Reading Passed (92-43)