Department of Labor December 5, 2017 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Tip Regulations Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)
Document Number: 2017-25802
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2017-12-05
Agency: Wage and Hour Division, Employment Standards Administration, Department of Labor
The Department of Labor (Department) is proposing to rescind portions of its tip regulations issued pursuant to the Fair Labor Standards Act that impose restrictions on employers that pay a direct cash wage of at least the full federal minimum wage and do not seek to use a portion of tips as a credit toward their minimum wage obligations. This Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) seeks the views of the public on the Department's proposed rescission of those portions of the regulations.