To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to require persons to keep records of non-employees who perform labor or services for remuneration and to provide a special penalty for persons who misclassify employees as non-employees, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 6th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Oct 13, 2011
Length: 15 pages
112th Congress (2011–2013)
This bill was introduced on October 13, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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32 Cosponsors (32 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Tiberi: floor speech on 1099 repeal”
— Rep. Patrick “Pat” Tiberi [R-OH12, 2001-2018] on Feb 29, 2012
Apr 22, 2010
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5107 (111th).
Oct 13, 2011
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H.R. 3178 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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