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House Votes to Restore 40-Hour Week

January 11, 2015

House Votes to Restore 40-Hour Week

The U.S. House of Representatives voted 252-172 on Jan 8 in favor of legislation that would redefine the definition of full-time to 40 hours per week under the Affordable Care Act as well as waive fees on businesses that do not offer health insurance to employees working fewer than 40 hours.