H.R.1382 - Volunteer Firefighter and Rescue Squad Worker Protection Act106th Congress (1999-2000)
Summary: H.R.1382 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)
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.