Fair Labor Standards Act and Overtime Pay

Resolved that NAHB provide information to the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) to assist in determining whether home building employees are exempt under the overtime rules promulgated under the Fair Labor Standards Act.

Further resolved that NAHB urge DOL to issue a formal opinion that those individuals employed by home building companies to supervise and coordinate on-site construction –often referred to as “construction superintendents,” “project superintendents” or “field managers” – are exempt under the overtime rules promulgated under the Fair Labor Standards Act.



Resolution originally adopted: 2008/9 No. 2

 

Committee with primary jurisdiction:

  • Federal Government Affairs Committee

 

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