Rule 80401: Prevailing Wage Rates

1.  Title

Prevailing Wage Rates

2.  Rule and Regulation

Sec. 1  Use of Wage Surveys.   Pursuant to state law construction contracts are required to incorporate prevailing wage rates established for each county of each campus based on geographic location. The basis for establishing the wage rates shall be in compliance with state law. The Board of Regents authorizes periodic surveys to be performed to update wage rate data.

3.  Definitions

None

4.  Relevant Federal and State Statutes 

Texas Government Code Section 2258 – Prevailing Wage Rates

5.  Relevant System Policies, Procedures, and Forms 

None

6.  Who Should Know 

Chief Business Officers

7.  System Administration Office(s) Responsible for Rule 

Office of Business Affairs

8.  Dates Approved or Amended 

December 10, 2004

9.  Contact Information 

Questions or comments regarding this Rule should be directed to: 
•  bor@utsystem.edu