Florida Senate - 2014 SENATOR AMENDMENT
Bill No. HB 5601
Senate . House
Floor: WD .
05/01/2014 12:10 PM .
Senator Braynon moved the following:
1 Senate Amendment to Amendment (965938) (with title
4 Between lines 1284 and 1285
6 Section 21. Subsection (2) of section 448.24, Florida
7 Statutes, is amended to read:
8 448.24 Duties and rights.—
9 (2) A labor pool shall:
10 (a) Select one of the following methods of payment to
11 compensate a day laborer
laborers for work performed: in the
12 form of
13 1. Cash. , or
14 2. Commonly accepted negotiable instruments that are
15 payable in cash, on demand at a financial institution, and
16 without discount.
17 3. Payroll debit card.
18 4. Electronic funds transfer, which must be made to a
19 financial institution designated by the day laborer.
20 (b) Before a day laborer’s first pay period, provide notice
21 to the day laborer of the method of payment that the labor pool
22 intends to use for payroll and the day laborer’s options to
23 elect a different method of payment, and authorize the day
24 laborer to elect not to be paid by payroll debit card or
25 electronic funds transfer.
26 (c) If selecting to compensate a day laborer by payroll
27 debit card:
28 1. Offer the day laborer the option to elect payment by
29 electronic funds transfer; and
30 2. Before selecting payroll debit card, provide the day
31 laborer with a list, including the address, of each business
32 that is in close proximity to the labor pool and that does not
33 charge a fee to withdraw the contents of the payroll debit card.
34 (d) (b) Compensate day laborers at or above the minimum
35 wage, in conformance with the provision of s. 448.01. In no
36 event shall any Deductions, other than those authorized
37 permitted by federal or state law, may not bring the worker’s
38 pay below minimum wage for the hours worked.
39 (e) (c) Comply with all requirements of chapter 440.
40 (f) (d) Insure any motor vehicle owned or operated by the
41 labor hall and used for the transportation of workers pursuant
42 to Florida Statutes.
43 (g) (e) At the time of each payment of wages, furnish each
44 worker a written itemized statement showing in detail each
45 deduction made from such wages. A labor pool may deliver this
46 statement electronically upon written request of the day
48 (h) (f) Provide each worker with an annual earnings summary
49 within a reasonable period of time after the end of the
50 preceding calendar year, but no later than February 1.
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53 And the title is amended as follows:
54 Delete line 1448
55 and insert:
56 direct written premiums for bail bonds; amending s.
57 448.24, F.S.; revising methods by which a labor pool
58 is required to compensate day laborers; requiring a
59 labor pool to provide certain notice before a day
60 laborer’s first pay period; specifying requirements
61 for a labor pool that selects to compensate a day
62 laborer by payroll debit card; authorizing a labor
63 pool to deliver a wage statement electronically upon
64 request by the day laborer; specifying a