S.439 - An Act to amend the National Forest and Public Lands of Nevada Enhancement Act of 1988 to adjust the boundary of the Toiyabe National Forest, Nevada, and to amend chapter 55 of title 5, United States Code, to authorize equal overtime pay provisions for all Federal employees engaged in wildland fire suppression operations.106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Bryan, Richard H. [D-NV] (Introduced 02/22/1999)|
|Committees:||Senate - Energy and Natural Resources | House - Resources|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 106-205; H. Rept. 106-746|
|Latest Action:||12/21/2000 Became Public Law No: 106-558. (TXT | PDF) (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.439 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Amends the National Forest and Public Lands of Nevada Enhancement Act of 1988 to modify the boundary of the Toiyabe National Forest, Nevada, to include specified lands transferred by the Secretary of Agriculture to the Secretary of the Interior.
Passed House amended (10/23/2000)
Amends Federal civil service law to mandate time-and-a-half as the overtime hourly rate of pay for an employee of the Department of the Interior or the U.S. Forest Service of the Department of Agriculture engaged in emergency wildland fire suppression activities. Declares such overtime as premium pay.