About the bill
H.R. 3441 amends the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA) and the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) to clarify that two or more employers may be considered “joint employers” only if they have “actual, direct, and immediate” control over employees’ essential terms and conditions of employment.
H.R. 3441 rolls back the decisions by the NLRB in Browning-Ferris and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit with respect to the FLSA in Salinas v. Commercial Interiors, Inc., as well as similar decisions by regulators and other courts.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Alabama's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 8, 2017
Length: 3 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 7, 2017 but was never passed by the Senate.
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123 Cosponsors (120 Republicans, 3 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Rep. Joe Wilson Participates in a Restaurant Roundtable”
— Rep. Joe Wilson [R-SC2] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 25, 2018
“Luetkemeyer Supports Passage of the Save Local Business Act on House Floor”
— Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer [R-MO3] (Co-sponsor) on Nov 7, 2017
H.R. 3441 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3441. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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