ABSTRACT

Executive Order 13658: Establishing a Minimum Wage for Contractors   [open pdf - 317KB]

Alternate Title: EO 13658: Establishing a Minimum Wage for Contractors

"By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, including the Federal Property and Administrative Services Act, 40 U.S.C. 101 'et seq.', and in order to promote economy and efficiency in procurement by contracting with sources who adequately compensate their workers, it is hereby ordered as follows: […] This order seeks to increase efficiency and cost savings in the work performed by parties who contract with the Federal Government by increasing to $10.10 the hourly minimum wage paid by those contractors. Raising the pay of low-wage workers increases their morale and the productivity and quality of their work, lowers turnover and its accompanying costs, and reduces supervisory costs. These savings and quality improvements will lead to improved economy and efficiency in Government procurement."

Report Number:
Executive Order 13658; E.O. 13658
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2014-02-12
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Public Domain
Retrieved From:
Government Printing Office: http://www.gpo.gov/
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application/pdf
Source:
Federal Register (February 20, 2014), v.79 no.34, p.9851-9854
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