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Summary of Federal Laws

Government Contracts

The Walsh Healy Public Contracts Act

41 U.S.C. § 35

Imposition of fair social employment standards on government contractors.

Governs contracts for materials, supplies, articles and equipment, exceeding $10,000. Note that a portion of the Walsh Healy Public Contracts Act was repealed by the Federal Acquisition Streamlining Act of 1994 (FASA) (Pub. L. No. 103-355, 108 Stat. 3243).


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