Proceedings, Debates of the U.S. Congress
AMENDING FAIR LABOR STANDARDS ACT OF 1938
(Senate - November 19, 1999)
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[Page S15216] From the Congressional Record Online through the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov] AMENDING FAIR LABOR STANDARDS ACT OF 1938 Ms. COLLINS. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent that the Senate proceed to the consideration of H.R. 1693, which is at the desk. The PRESIDING OFFICER. The clerk will report the bill by title. The legislative clerk read as follows: A bill (H.R. 1693) to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to clarify the overtime exemption for employees engaged in fire protection activities. There being no objection, the Senate proceeded to consider the bill. Ms. COLLINS. Mr. President, I ask unanimous consent the bill be considered read a third time and passed, the motion to reconsider be laid upon the table, and that any statement relating to the bill be printed in the Record. The PRESIDING OFFICER. Without Objection, it is so ordered. The bill (H.R. 1696) was read the third time and passed. ____________________