H.R.7117 - Essential Pay for Essential Workers Act116th Congress (2019-2020) |
Summary: H.R.7117 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (06/04/2020)
Essential Pay for Essential Workers Act
This bill requires employers to pay essential health care employees a premium amount in addition to their regular rate of pay during an emergency period. It also allows employers a payroll tax credit for the payment of such enhanced wages to essential employees.