Pending Legislation

HB 1078: Public Works Projects

Introduced: 1/8/2024 by Jerry Torr (R-039)

Relates to public works projects; provides that a contractor that employs 10 or more employees on a design-build public works project must provide its employees access to a training program applicable to the tasks to be performed in the normal course of the employee’s employment with the contractor on the public project; provides that a tier 1 or tier 2 contractor that employs 50 or more journeymen must participate in an apprenticeship or training program that meets certain standards.

Last Action: Jan 8, 2024: INTRODUCED.

Status: Pending

DBIA Position: Neutral