|129th MAINE LEGISLATURE
|An Act To Clarify the Definition of "Public Works"
|Fiscal Note for
Bill as Engrossed with:
C "A" (S-200)
|Committee: Labor and Housing
|Potential current biennium cost increase - General Fund
Potential current biennium cost increase - Highway Fund
|Fiscal Detail and Notes
|This bill may increase the number of projects that are considered public works and thus subject to prevailing wage requirements. Any new projects now considered public works undertaken by the State could face increased costs as a result of needing to meet prevailing wage requirements. No estimate of the number of projects that may be affected is made at this time, but the number is not expected to be significant.