Robert S. Goldfarb

BEFORE THE ARCHITECTURAL AND TRANSPORTATION BARRIERS COMPLIANCE BOARD: MINIMUM GUIDELINES AND REQUIREMENTS FOR ACCESSIBLE DESIGN

by Robert S. Goldfarb October 17, 1980 Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board

The Council on Wage and Price Stability has submitted comments on the guidelines proposed by the Architectural and Transportation Barriers Compliance Board to make Federal buildings more accessible to the handicapped.  The Council urged the Board to hold off finalizing its guidelines until it can incorporate cost effectiveness principles that ensure the largest possible gains […]

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BEFORE THE NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION: GUIDELINES FOR DEVELOPMENT OF FISHERY MANAGEMENT PLANS

by Robert S. Goldfarb July 14, 1980 National Marine Fisheries Service

The Council on Wage and Price Stability filed comments with the National Marine Fisheries Service evaluating regulatory alternatives for fishery management. The Council discusses the relative attractiveness of establishing quotas, fees and licenses to solve the problem of excessive depletion of fishery stocks.  Information requirements, enforcement problems and other practical difficulties are also discussed.  A […]

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BEFORE THE DEPARTMENT OF LABOR; PROPOSED RULE: NONDISCRIMINATION ON THE BASIS OF HANDICAP IN PROGRAMS AND ACTIVITIES RECEIVING OR BENEFITING FROM FEDERAL FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

by Robert S. Goldfarb March 4, 1980 Department of Labor
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DEPARTMENT OF LABOR PROPOSED REGULATIONS RELATING TO THE DEFINITION OF PLAN ASSETS UNDER ERISA

by Robert S. Goldfarb February 27, 1980 Council on Wage and Price Stability

Mr. Ian D. Lanoff, Administrator Pension and Welfare Benefit Programs U.S. Department of Labor 200 Constitution Ave., N.W. Washington, D.C. 20216 Dear Mr. Lanoff: This letter is in response to the Department of Labor’s (DOL’s) request for comments on its proposed regulation defining pension plan assets under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 […]

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BEFORE THE INTERSTATE COMMERCE COMMISSION: ELIMINATION OF INCENTIVE PER DIEM CHARGES

by Robert S. Goldfarb February 11, 1980 Interstate Commerce Commission

The Council on Wage and Price Stability has submitted the attached comments concerning incentive per diem charges to the Interstate Commerce Commission.

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An Analysis of Certain Aspects of the Administration of the Davis- Bacon Act

by Robert S. Goldfarb May 4, 1976 Department of Labor

The Davis-Bacon Act, which was passed and signed into law in 1931, requires that contractors engaged in Federal government construction projects must pay their employees at wage rates not less than local “prevailing wages” as determined by the U.S. Department of Labor (DDL). Since 1931, over 60 Federal laws have been enacted that include provisions […]

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