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Department of Labor Issues New Overtime Rules

Friday, April 23, 2004

  • U.S. Department of Labor
The U.S. Department of Labor has released final regulations governing overtime eligibility for "white-collar" workers under the Fair Labor Standards Act. The new rules expand the number of workers eligible for overtime by nearly tripling the salary threshold. Under the new rules, workers earning $23,660 or less are guaranteed overtime.

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