ABSTRACT

Federal Contracting: Opportunities Remain for Department of Labor to Improve Enforcement of Service Worker Wage Protections, Statement of Thomas M. Costa, Director, Education, Workforce, and Income Security, Testimony Before the Committee on the Budget, U.S. Senate   [open pdf - 259KB]

From the Highlights: "The SCA [Service Contract Act] ensures that service workers on certain federal contracts receive pay and benefits that reflect current employment conditions in their locality. From fiscal years 2014 through 2019, the U.S. government obligated over $720 billion on service contracts covered under the SCA. This testimony describes (1) what available data reveal about past SCA cases, (2) challenges DOL [U.S. Department of Labor] reports facing in enforcing the SCA, and (3) SCA implementation challenges."

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GAO-22-106013
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2022-05-05
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