Wage and Hour Division February 5, 2021 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Tip Regulations Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA): Delay of Effective Date
Document Number: 2021-02485
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-02-05
Agency: Wage and Hour Division, Employment Standards Administration, Department of Labor, Office of the Secretary
In accordance with the Presidential directive as expressed in the memorandum of January 20, 2021 from the Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff, entitled ``Regulatory Freeze Pending Review,'' this action proposes to delay until April 30, 2021 the effective date of the rule entitled Tip Regulations Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (``Tip Rule''), published in the Federal Register on December 30, 2020. The rule's current effective date is March 1, 2021. WHD seeks comments on this proposed delay, which would allow the Wage and Hour Division additional opportunity for review and consideration of the new rule.
Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act: Delay of Effective Date
Document Number: 2021-02484
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2021-02-05
Agency: Wage and Hour Division, Employment Standards Administration, Department of Labor
In accordance with the Presidential directive as expressed in the memorandum of January 20, 2021 from the Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff, entitled ``Regulatory Freeze Pending Review,'' this action proposes to delay until May 7, 2021, the effective date of the rule entitled Independent Contractor Status Under the Fair Labor Standards Act (``Independent Contractor Rule''), published in the Federal Register on January 7, 2021. The rule's current effective date is March 8, 2021. The Wage and Hour Division seeks comments on this proposed delay, which would allow it additional opportunity for review and consideration of the new rule.