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2017 Regular Session
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Bill Title: Relating to calculation of overtime for employee who exceeds maximum allowable hours during workweek.
Catchline/Summary: Directs employer in specified industries to pay greater of daily or weekly overtime when employee is eligible for both in same week.
Defines "week" for purposes of calculating weekly overtime. Declares employer satisfies certain overtime laws by paying greater of applicable daily or weekly overtime. Creates private cause of action to enforce certain overtime laws. Authorizes court to award costs, disbursements and reasonable attorney fees to prevailing party for violations of certain overtime laws.
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Fiscal Impact: Has Minimal Fiscal Impact
Revenue Impact: No Revenue Impact
Measure Analysis: Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements
Current Location: In House Committee
Current Committee: House Committee On Rules
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Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanations: Potential Conflicts of Interest/Vote Explanation Documents
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