June 22, 2016, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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10710 Westminster Blvd
Westminster, CO 80020
Colorado construction employment up 7.8%
Colorado construction employment increased 7.8% from April 2015 to 2016, according to an AGC analysis of BLS data. Construction jobs increased by 11,500 from 147,600 to 159,100 employees.
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Overtime rule doubles salary threshold; increases burden on contractors
On May 18, the U.S. Department of Labor released its final rule implementing changes to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) overtime regulations. The most significant change is a doubling of the standard salary threshold for exempt employees – from $455 per week ($23,660 per year) to $913 per week ($47,476 per year). The rule takes effect on Dec. 1, 2016. In 2015, AGC sent both individual comments and signed onto coalition comments on the proposed rule.
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