12/26/2014 12:00 AM
Effective Date: December 26, 2014
This final rule amends the FAR to implement the Streamlining Claims Processing for Federal Contractor Employees Act (the Act) (Pub. L. 113–50), which transferred specific administrative authorities relating to the processing of claims for the payment of workers who were not paid appropriate wages under provisions of title 40 U.S.C. from the GAO to the DOL.
- FAR 22.406–9 applies to withholding from or suspension of contract payments. Paragraph (c) now includes instructions regarding the disposition of contract payments that have been withheld or suspended.
- FAR 22.406–11 applies to contract terminations. This section now includes instructions for submitting reports when terminations result from violation of labor standards clauses.
- Deletes references to obsoleted Standard Form (SF) 1093 “Schedule of Withholdings Under the Construction Wage Rate Requirements Statute”