This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to authorize employers to provide compensatory time off to private employees at a rate of not less than 1 1/2 hours for each hour of employment for which overtime compensation is required. Sets guidelines for the offering and use of such compensatory time off.
Amended in committee.
Original sponsor: Rep. Roby, Martha [R-AL-2]
Cosponsors: Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1], Rep. Grothman, Glenn [R-WI-6], Rep. Comstock, Barbara [R-VA-10], Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1], Rep. Stefanik, Elise M. [R-NY-21], Rep. Goodlatte, Bob [R-VA-6], Rep. Sessions, Pete [R-TX-32], Rep. Weber, Randy K., Sr. [R-TX-14], Rep. Guthrie, Brett [R-KY-2], Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2], Rep. Ferguson, A. Drew, IV [R-GA-3], Rep. Foxx, Virginia [R-NC-5], Rep. Smucker, Lloyd [R-PA-16], Rep. Brooks, Mo [R-AL-5], Rep. Rokita, Todd [R-IN-4], Rep. McSally, Martha [R-AZ-2], Rep. Smith, Adrian [R-NE-3]
Passed House: http://clerk.house.gov/evs/2017/roll244.xml