Republicans Introduce Bill To Kill DOL's Impending OT Rule

Law360, New York (March 18, 2016, 5:21 PM EDT) -- Congressional Republicans on Thursday introduced a bill designed to kill the U.S. Department of Labor’s rule expanding overtime eligibility, which is close to being finalized, saying the DOL’s rule would overly burden businesses and cost workers their jobs.

A primary goal of the Protecting Workplace Advancement and Opportunity Act is to prevent finalization of the DOL’s overtime rule, which the agency recently sent to the White House’s Office of Management and Budget, a final act before the rule goes into full effect. House Committee on Education and...
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