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Prevailing Wages for Work Under Construction Contracts

This is Subtitle 25 of the Baltimore City Code, titled “Prevailing Wages for Work Under Construction Contracts.” It is part of Article 05, titled “Finance, Property, and Procurement.” It contains 23 laws.

Editor's Note: Ordinance 07-489 repealed former Subtitle 21 {“Ornamentation on Municipal Projrects”} in its entirety and substituted the following new subtitle, effective August 14, 2007. Part I. General Provisions
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Definitions.
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Scope of subtitle.
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Workday.
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Worker classifications.
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Prevailing wages - In general.
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Prevailing wages - Overtime.
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Prevailing wages - Sanctions for underpayment.
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Prevailing wages - Workers’ complaints.
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Required records - In general.
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Required records - Project payroll reports.
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Required records - Delinquencies.
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Mechanics, apprentices, and laborers.
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Withholding payments.
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Investigations.
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Penalties.
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Schedules of prevailing wage rates.
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“Prevailing” wage rates defined; obligation to pay.
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Board of Estimates to adjudicate and assess.
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Effect of federal law.
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Existing contracts excepted.
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Inconsistent laws repealed.
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Severability.
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Effect of repeal.