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Davis Bacon and Labor Standards
Overview

The Office of Davis Bacon and Labor Standards (DBLS) is responsible for HUD's overall compliance with the Federal prevailing wage requirements applicable to HUD-assisted and insured housing and community development programs covered under the Davis-Bacon and Related Acts. Davis Bacon and Labor Standards also administers Federal prevailing wage requirements applicable to maintenance employees of public housing agencies and Tribally Designated Housing Entities.

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