IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
October 26, 2017
Mr. Casey (for himself, Mr. Blumenthal, Mr. Markey, Mr. Franken, and Mrs. Gillibrand) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide that over-the-road bus drivers are covered under the maximum hours requirements.
This Act may be cited as the
Driver Fatigue Prevention Act.
Amendment to the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938
Section 13(b)(1) of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 (29 U.S.C. 213(b)(1)) is amended by inserting before the semicolon the following:
, except a driver of an .
over-the-road bus characterized by an elevated passenger deck located over a baggage compartment.