H.R.1382 - Volunteer Firefighter and Rescue Squad Worker Protection Act106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Bateman, Herbert H. [R-VA-1] (Introduced 04/13/1999)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||04/30/1999 Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1382 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (04/13/1999)
Volunteer Firefighter and Rescue Squad Worker Protection Act - Amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to exempt from overtime compensation coverage any fire fighters or rescue squad members during the period: (1) in which they volunteer their services at a facility where they are not then regularly employed; and (2) for which they signed a legally binding waiver of overtime compensation for such services.
Prohibits employer coercion of such volunteering.