Construction Legislation & Regulation to Watch in 2019

January 1, 2019, Law 360, by John Kennedy

Now that the bottles of Champagne have popped to ring in another year, the construction industry’s eyes are on the less lively but no less exciting workings of the federal and state governments as they consider policies that are expected to affect projects across the country.

In general, the industry is waiting to see if Congress and President Donald Trump can agree on a federal infrastructure plan, and if they do, how states and cities will react to it. And while Trump signed the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act a year ago, its effects on public utilities have only begun to be felt. Meanwhile, at the state level, those in the industry who would do business in Nevada are watching a number of bills that could go back before the Legislature now that there’s a Democrat in the governor’s office.  To read entire article click here.

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