H.R.94 - Entitled "The Volunteer Firefighter and Rescue Squad Worker Protection Act".104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bateman, Herbert H. [R-VA-1] (Introduced 01/04/1995)|
|Committees:||House - Economic and Educational|
|Latest Action:||01/25/1995 Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.|
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Summary: H.R.94 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (01/04/1995)
Amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to exclude from coverage any fire fighters or rescue squad members during the period in which they volunteer their services at a location where they are not employed.
Waives overtime compensation requirements when fire fighters or rescue squad members volunteer their services to their employer and sign a legally binding waiver.
Prohibits employer coercion of such volunteering.