FCA International Legislative Update

Week of 11-13-23Click here to download this update as a PDF Congressional Overview Congress passed legislation to avert a government shutdown. The legislation funds some

2023-11-17T16:37:12-06:00November 17th, 2023|Legislative|

Updated Davis-Bacon Rule in Effect – Contractor Takeaways

On Aug. 23, 2023, the Department of Labor published the Final Rule updating and modernizing the Davis-Bacon Act prevailing wage regulations. The prevailing wage regulations

2023-10-25T14:20:45-05:00October 23rd, 2023|Legal|

Drug Testing and Marijuana Laws

To date, 24 states and Washington, D.C. have fully legalized recreational marijuana, and another 19 states have legalized medical marijuana or CBD oil use for

2023-11-10T13:02:48-06:00September 26th, 2023|Legal|

IRS Announces Slowing Payment of Employee Retention Tax Credit

Click here to read the IRS’ press release about slowing payment of ERC refunds The IRS announced this week that it is increasing scrutiny on

2023-09-08T12:59:12-05:00September 8th, 2023|COVID-19|

Suicide Awareness Added to FCA Toolbox Talks

Click here to access the new Suicide Awareness Toolbox Talks that were added to the FCA Toolbox Talk Program. FCA International’s Toolbox Talk Program expanded

2023-09-08T10:57:02-05:00September 5th, 2023|Mental Health|

Understanding Hiring Clauses in a CBA

Overview It’s no secret that skilled workers – particularly skilled trade workers – are in short supply. Construction managers report that the shortage is felt

2023-08-18T15:36:01-05:00August 11th, 2023|Legal|

Contractors Represent Their Industry on Capitol Hill

Click here to download the legislative information packet Signatory contractors and industry representatives hit Capitol Hill for FCA’s 2023 legislative fly-in to advocate for workforce

2023-07-31T12:55:23-05:00July 31st, 2023|Legislative|

Federal Funding for Accredited Apprenticeships

Click here to read the CEA’s letters to Leadership of the House and Senate Appropriations Committees. FCA International continues its work of helping to strengthen

2023-07-21T10:49:08-05:00July 21st, 2023|Legislative|

Withdrawal Liability: What Do You Need to Know?

Click here to read this article in the first issue of the Signatory Magazine! Withdrawal liability is a topic that signatory contractors need to understand.

2023-08-18T15:34:42-05:00June 15th, 2023|Legal|

Mental Health Resources for Signatory Contractors

Suicide Prevention Lifeline (U.S.) | Crisis Services Canada With an average suicide rate about four times greater than the general population, the construction industry is

2023-06-26T08:27:25-05:00May 17th, 2023|Mental Health|
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