OOIDA HQ OOIDA Applauds Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill to Reverse 1938 Law Denying Truckers Overtime Pay

The Owner-Operator Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) today announced its strong support for the bipartisan Guaranteeing Overtime for Truckers Act (GOT Truckers Act), legislation introduced by U.S. Senator Alex Padilla (D-CA) and U.S. Representative Jeff Van Drew (R-NJ) to ensure truckers receive overtime pay just like nearly every other segment of the American workforce.

OOIDA HQ OOIDA applauds bipartisan legislation to reverse outdated law that denies truckers overtime pay

For decades, truckers have been exempted from guaranteed overtime pay, devaluing their work
and contributing to supply chain delays