H.R. 1107: To enact certain laws relating to public contracts as title 41, United States Code, "Public Contracts"

H.R. 1107

To enact certain laws relating to public contracts as title 41, United States Code, "Public Contracts"

Sponsor
Rep. John Conyers Jr.

Date
May 5, 2009 (111th Congress, 1st Session)

Staff Contact
Sarah Makin

Floor Situation

H.R. 1107 is being considered on the floor under suspension of the rules, requiring a two-thirds majority vote for passage. This legislation was introduced by Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) on February 23, 2009, and referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary, which held a mark-up of the bill on March 18, 2009, and ordered the bill reported by voice vote.  

 

 

Bill Summary

H.R. 1107 revises and restates certain laws relating to public contracts and re-enacts those laws as title 41, United States Code. The bill also makes technical and conforming amendments.  

 

 

Background

The bill was prepared by the Office of the Law Revision Counsel of the House of Representatives, as part of its responsibility under 2 U.S.C. 285b to submit to the Committee on the Judiciary bills to enact titles of the United States Code into positive law.