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U.S. Department of Labor Announces Final Rule Raising Minimum Wage for Federal Contract Workers
The new minimum wage will take effect on January 1, 2015, for all federal government contracts (and related subcontracts) that result from a solicitation issued on or after January 1, 2015, or are awarded outside the solicitation process on or after January 1, 2015. On October 1, 2014, the U.S. Department of Labor announced that it would publish a final rule implementing the provisions of President Obama's Executive Order 13658 to raise the minimum wage for employees of federal contractors, which the President announced in his State of the Union Address in January. Generally, the rule will raise the federal minimum wage for employees on new federal contracts to $10.10 per hour. The new minimum wage will take effect on January 1, 2015, for all federal government contracts (and related subcontracts) that result from a solicitation issued on or after January 1, 2015, or are awarded outside the solicitation process on or after January 1, 2015. This includes both new contracts and replacements for expiring contracts. Replacements for expiring contracts will be considered new if, through bilateral negotiation, on or after January 1, 2015: (1) the contract is renewed; (2) the contract is extended, unless the extension is made pursuant to a term in the contract as of December 31, 2014, providing for a short-term limited extension; or (3) the contract is amended pursuant to a modification that is outside the scope of the contract.

United States | 11/20/2014

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