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H.R. 4540 (105th): To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to exempt licensed funeral directors from the minimum wage and overtime compensation requirements of that Act.

The text of the bill below is as of Sep 10, 1998 (Introduced).


HR 4540 IH

105th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4540

To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to exempt licensed funeral directors from the minimum wage and overtime compensation requirements of that Act.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

September 10, 1998

Mr. GRAHAM (for himself, Mr. ANDREWS, Mr. HILLEARY, Mr. GEKAS, Mr. BARR of Georgia, and Mr. HOBSON) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce


A BILL

To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to exempt licensed funeral directors from the minimum wage and overtime compensation requirements of that Act.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. LICENSED FUNERAL DIRECTORS.

    Section 13(a) of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (29 U.S.C. 213(a)) is amended by striking the period at the end of paragraph (17) and inserting ‘; or’ and by adding after paragraph (17) the following:

      ‘(18) any employee employed as a licensed funeral director.’.