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      820 ILCS 130/7            from Ch. 48, par. 39s-7
          Amends the Prevailing Wage Act.  Makes a stylistic change
      in provisions concerning findings of public  bodies  and  the
      Department of Labor.
 1        AN  ACT  to  amend  the  Prevailing  Wage Act by changing
 2    Section 7.
 3        Be it enacted by the People of  the  State  of  Illinois,
 4    represented in the General Assembly:
 5        Section  5.   The  Prevailing  Wage  Act  is  amended  by
 6    changing Section 7 as follows:
 7        (820 ILCS 130/7) (from Ch. 48, par. 39s-7)
 8        Sec.  7.  The  finding  of  the  public body awarding the
 9    contract or authorizing the work or the Department  of  Labor
10    ascertaining  and  declaring  the  general prevailing rate of
11    hourly wages shall be final for all purposes of the  contract
12    for  public work then being considered, unless reviewed under
13    the provisions of this Act. Nothing  in  this  Act,  however,
14    shall  be  construed  to prohibit the payment to any laborer,
15    worker or mechanic employed on any public work, as aforesaid,
16    of more than the prevailing rate of wages;  provided  further
17    that  nothing  in  this  Act  shall be construed to limit the
18    hours of work which may be performed by  any  person  in  any
19    particular period of time.
20    (Source: P.A. 81-992.)

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