This federal act establishes a uniform interpretation as to what constitutes compensable travel time to and from work. In general, travel time to the work site is not compensable time unless otherwise provided by contract, custom, or practice. It an amendment to the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA).
United States Code, Title 29, Chapter 9, 254, Portal-To-Portal Pay
Code of Federal Regulations, Title 29, Subtitle B, Chapter V, Subchapter B, Part 785, 785.50, Hours Worked, Subpart E Miscellaneous Provisions
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