2013 US Code
Title 29 - Labor
Chapter 8 - FAIR LABOR STANDARDS (§§ 201 - 219)
Section 216b - Liability for overtime work performed prior to July 20, 1949

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Publication TitleUnited States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 1, Title 29 - LABOR
CategoryBills and Statutes
CollectionUnited States Code
SuDoc Class NumberY 1.2/5:
Contained WithinTitle 29 - LABOR
CHAPTER 8 - FAIR LABOR STANDARDS
Sec. 216b - Liability for overtime work performed prior to July 20, 1949
Containssection 216b
Date2013
Laws in Effect as of DateJanuary 16, 2014
Positive LawNo
Dispositionstandard
Source CreditOct. 26, 1949, ch. 736, §16(e), 63 Stat. 920.
Statutes at Large Reference63 Stat. 920

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Liability for overtime work performed prior to July 20, 1949 - 29 U.S.C. § 216b (2013)

§216b. Liability for overtime work performed prior to July 20, 1949

No employer shall be subject to any liability or punishment under this chapter (in any action or proceeding commenced prior to or on or after January 24, 1950), on account of the failure of said employer to pay an employee compensation for any period of overtime work performed prior to July 20, 1949, if the compensation paid prior to July 20, 1949, for such work was at least equal to the compensation which would have been payable for such work had subsections (d)(6), (7) and (g) of section 207 of this title been in effect at the time of such payment.

(Oct. 26, 1949, ch. 736, §16(e), 63 Stat. 920.)

CODIFICATION

Section was enacted as part of the Fair Labor Standards Amendments of 1949, and not as part of the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 which comprises this chapter.

"January 24, 1950" substituted in text for "the effective date of this Act". See Effective Date of 1949 Amendment note set out under section 202 of this title.

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