Introduced by Rep. Tom McMillin (R) on April 19, 2012
To eliminate a provision that requires an employee and employer to have entered a previous written agreement (essentially a contract) in order for an employee to take time-and-a-half “comp time” instead of overtime pay. Instead, the parties could sign a written agreement whenever the employee wants to take comp time instead of extra pay. Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the House Commerce Committee on April 19, 2012