Assembly Bill No. 156–Committee on Commerce and Labor
(On Behalf of Nevada League of Cities and Municipalities)
February 15, 2001
Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
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AN ACT relating to public works; increasing the monetary limitation on the cost of public works projects used to determine the application of certain requirements concerning the payment of the prevailing rate of wages; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.
THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, REPRESENTED IN
SENATE AND ASSEMBLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:
1-2 338.080 None of the provisions of NRS 338.020 to 338.090, inclusive,
1-3 apply to:
1-4 1. Any work, construction, alteration, repair or other employment
1-5 performed, undertaken or carried out, by or for any railroad company or
1-6 any person operating the same, whether such work, construction, alteration
1-7 or repair is incident to or in conjunction with a contract to which this state
1-8 or any of its political subdivisions is a party, or otherwise.
1-9 2. Apprentices recorded under the provisions of chapter 610 of NRS.
1-10 3. Any contract for a public work whose cost is less than [$100,000.]
1-11 $250,000. A unit of the project must not be separated from the total project,
1-12 even if that unit is to be completed at a later time, in order to lower the cost
1-13 of the project below [$100,000.] $250,000.
1-14 Sec. 2. NRS 279.500 is hereby amended to read as follows:
1-15 279.500 1. The provisions of NRS 338.010 to 338.090, inclusive,
1-16 apply to any contract for new construction, repair or reconstruction which
1-17 is awarded on or after October 1, 1991, by an agency for work to be done
1-18 in a project.
2-1 2. If an agency provides property for development at less than the fair
2-2 market value of the property, or provides financial incentives to the
2-3 developer with a value of more than [$100,000,] $250,000, the agency
2-4 must provide in the agreement with the developer that the development
2-5 project is subject to the provisions of NRS 338.010 to 338.090, inclusive,
2-6 to the same extent as if the agency had awarded the contract for the project.
2-7 This subsection applies only to the project covered by the agreement
2-8 between the agency and the developer. This subsection does not apply to
2-9 future development of the property unless additional financial incentives
2-10 with a value of more than [$100,000] $250,000 are provided to the
2-12 Sec. 3. The amendatory provisions of this act apply to public works
2-13 for which the contract is executed on or after July 1, 2001.
2-14 Sec. 4. This act becomes effective on July 1, 2001.