MURPHY, LYONS,JOSEPH, YOUNGE, MCKEON,
SMITH,MICHAEL, KENNER AND SCHAKOWSKY.
FLEX-TIME RIGHTS ACT
Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
Creates the Flex-time Rights Act. Provides that an employer of
25 or more persons must grant leave of up to a total of 24 hours
during any calendar year to employees who meet specified eligibility
criteria. Provides that an employer may require that not more than 4
hours of this leave be taken by an employee on any one day. Provides
that no leave may be taken unless the employee has exhausted all
accrued vacation leave, personal leave, and compensatory leave.
Provides for: written requests for leave; compensation; posting of
notices of the requirements of the Act in workplaces; administration,
adoption of rules, and enforcement by the Director of Labor; civil and
criminal penalties and relief; and construction of the Act in relation
to other statutory provisions concerning leave.
FISCAL NOTE (Dpt. of Labor)
As a result of this proposal the Dept. would need additional
staff and funding for printing costs for a total of $109,725.
HOUSE AMENDMENT NO. 1.
Provides that, if an employer offers its employees personal or
compensatory time of at least 3 days per year, the employer is exempt
from the Act.
STATE MANDATES FISCAL NOTE, H-AM 1
HB 1704, as amended by H-am 1, fails to create a State mandate.
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE
Last action date: 99-01-12
Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE - 1 SENATE - 0
END OF INQUIRY
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