B-197280.OM, FEB 8, 1980

B-197280.OM: Feb 8, 1980

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PRECIS-UNAVAILABLE COMPTROLLER GENERAL: HERE IS THE FILE PERTAINING TO THE APPARENT VIOLATIONS OF THE DAVIS BACON ACT. DETAILS OF THE VIOLATIONS AND ADMINISTRATIVE RECOMMENDATIONS CONCERNING DEBARMENT ARE CONTAINED IN THE ATTACHED INVESTIGATIVE REPORT AND DEPARTMENT OF LABOR TRANSMITTAL LETTER. OUR APPROVAL AND THE MATTER OF WHETHER THE CONTRACTOR'S NAME SHOULD BE PLACED ON THE DEBARRED BIDDERS LIST FOR VIOLATIONS UNDER THE DAVIS-BACON ACT IS FORWARDED FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION AND INSTRUCTIONS. ARE BEING NOTIFIED OF DEBARMENT FOR VIOLATION OF THE DAVIS- BACON ACT.

B-197280.OM, FEB 8, 1980

PRECIS-UNAVAILABLE

COMPTROLLER GENERAL:

HERE IS THE FILE PERTAINING TO THE APPARENT VIOLATIONS OF THE DAVIS BACON ACT, 40 U.S.C. 276A, AND THE CONTRACT WORK HOURS AND SAFETY STANDARDS ACT, 40 U.S.C. 327 ET SEQ., BY SHAW-WEST, INCORPORATED PERFORMING WORK UNDER DEPARTMENT OF THE ARMY CONTRACT NO. DACA51-75-C 0188 AT FORT DRUM, NEW YORK.

DETAILS OF THE VIOLATIONS AND ADMINISTRATIVE RECOMMENDATIONS CONCERNING DEBARMENT ARE CONTAINED IN THE ATTACHED INVESTIGATIVE REPORT AND DEPARTMENT OF LABOR TRANSMITTAL LETTER.

WE PROPOSE, WITH YOUR APPROVAL, TO DISBURSE THE $9,894.70 ON DEPOSIT HERE TO THE 5 AGGRIEVED WORKERS IN ACCORDANCE WITH ESTABLISHED PROCEDURES. OUR APPROVAL AND THE MATTER OF WHETHER THE CONTRACTOR'S NAME SHOULD BE PLACED ON THE DEBARRED BIDDERS LIST FOR VIOLATIONS UNDER THE DAVIS-BACON ACT IS FORWARDED FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION AND INSTRUCTIONS.

INDORSEMENT

DIRECTOR, CLAIMS DIVISION

RETURNED. SHAW-WEST, INC., RONALD J. SHAW, ITS PRESIDENT, THOMAS SHAW, ITS VICE-PRESIDENT, AND ROBERT N. SHAW, ITS SECRETARY-TREASURER, INDIVIDUALLY, ARE BEING NOTIFIED OF DEBARMENT FOR VIOLATION OF THE DAVIS- BACON ACT, 40 U.S.C. SEC. 276A (1976), IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE ATTACHED LETTER AND FINDING (COPIES), AND THESE NAMES SHOULD BE INCLUDED ON THE NEXT PUBLISHED LIST OF INELIGIBLES.

THE FUNDS ON DEPOSIT WITH YOUR OFFICE SHOULD BE DISBURSED TO THE AGGRIEVED WORKERS IN ACCORDANCE WITH ESTABLISHED PROCEDURES.