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H.R.1406 Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013, 113th Congress

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  • Latest Action: May 09, 2013 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.

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  • Committee Assignment: Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

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  • This bill's most-recent vote occurred on May 08, 2013, with a roll call of 223 ayes, 204 nays, and 5 not voting.

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  • 24% of users support H.R.1406

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    Most-commented sections of the bill text

    Highest Rated User Comments

    • On June 25, 2013, by milton6994 - I oppose this resolution. Compensation (Comp) time agreements should be a private negotiation or agreement between the employee and employer in compliance with existing law(s). The misleading title has nothing to do with comp time.

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    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • H.R.1406 Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013 - May 09, 2013 by OpenCongress - ...would like to create a wiki entry for this bill, please Login, and then select the wiki tab to create it. Question: On Passage: H R 1406 To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide compensatory time for employees in the private sector See t

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