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FAC Number: 2024-03
Effective Date: 02/23/2024

22.001 Definitions.

22.001 Definitions.

Administrator or "Administrator, Wage and Hour Division," as used in this part, means the—


Wage and Hour Division

U.S. Department of Labor

Washington, DC 20210

or an authorized representative.

Agency labor advisor means an individual responsible for advising contracting agency officials on Federal contract labor matters.

e98 means the Department of Labor’s approved electronic application ( ), whereby a contracting officer submits pertinent information to the Department of Labor and requests a Service Contract Labor Standards statute wage determination directly from the Wage and Hour Division.

Service contract means any Government contract, or subcontract thereunder, the principal purpose of which is to furnish services in the United States through the use of service employees, except as exempted by 41 U.S.C. chapter 67, Service Contract Labor Standards; see 22.1003-3 and 22.1003-4). See 22.1003-5 and 29 CFR 4.130 for a partial list of services covered by the Service Contract Labor Standards statute.

Service employee means any person engaged in the performance of a service contract other than any person employed in a bona fide executive, administrative, or professional capacity, as those terms are defined in 29 CFR part 541. The term "service employee" includes all such persons regardless of any contractual relationship that may be alleged to exist between a contractor or subcontractor and such persons.

Wage Determinations at means the Government internet website for both Construction Wage Rate Requirements statute and Service Contract Labor Standards statute wage determinations available at

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