This fact sheet describes a key solution to curbing unpredictable scheduling — reporting time pay. Reporting time pay laws provide workers with minimum shift pay when they are sent home from work early without working all of the hours in their scheduled shifts. This fact sheet summarizes the reporting time pay laws in eight states and the District of Columbia, and explains the reporting time pay provision in the Schedules That Work Act, which is pending in Congress.

Published On: January 9, 2015Associated Issues: Fair Work SchedulesLow-Wage JobsWorkplace