Page:United States Statutes at Large Volume 114 Part 3.djvu/786

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114 STAT. 1884 PUBLIC LAW 106-424—NOV. 1, 2000 (2) Section 1114(a) is amended— (A) by inserting "(1)" before "Except"; and (B) by adding at the end thereof the following: "(2) The Board shall deposit in the Treasury amounts received under paragraph (1) to be credited to the appropriation of the Board as offsetting collections.". (3) Section 1115(d) is amended by striking "of the 'National Transportation Safety Board, Salaries and Expenses'" and inserting "of the Board". SEC. 4. OVERTIME PAY. Section 1113 is amended by adding at the end the following: " (g) OVERTIME PAY. — "(1) IN GENERAL.—Subject to the requirements of this section and notwithstanding paragraphs (1) and (2) of section 5542(a) of title 5, for an employee of the Board whose basic pay is at a rate which equals or exceeds the minimum rate of basic pay for GS-10 of the General Schedule, the Board may establish an overtime hourly rate of pay for the employee with respect to work performed at the scene of an accident (including travel to or from the scene) and other work that is critical to an accident investigation in an amount equal to one and one-half times the hourly rate of basic pay of the employee. All of such amount shall be considered to be premium pay. " (2) LIMITATION ON OVERTIME PAY TO AN EMPLOYEE.—An employee of the Board may not receive overtime pay under paragraph (1), for work performed in a calendar year, in an amount that exceeds 15 percent of the annual rate of basic pay of the employee for such calendar year. " (3) LIMITATION ON TOTAL AMOUNT OF OVERTIME PAY.— The Board may not make overtime payments under paragraph (1) for work performed in any fiscal year in a total amount that exceeds 1.5 percent of the amount appropriated to carry out this chapter for that fiscal year. "(4) BASIC PAY DEFINED. — ^In this subsection, the term Taasic pay includes any applicable locality-based comparability pay- ment under section 5304 of title 5 (or similar provision of law) and any special rate of pay under section 5305 of title 5 (or similar provision of law). Deadline. "(5) ANNUAL REPORT.— ^Not later than January 31, 2002, and annually thereafter, the Board shall transmit to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation and the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee a report identif3dng the total amount of overtime payments made under this subsection in the preceding fiscal year, and the number of employees whose overtime pay under this subsection was limited in that fiscal year as a result of the 15 percent limit established by paragraph (2).". SEC. 5. RECORDERS. (a) COCKPIT VIDEO RECORDINGS.— Section 1114(c) is amended— (1) by striking "VOICE" in the subsection heading; (2) by striking "cockpit voice recorder" in paragraphs (1) and (2) and inserting "cockpit voice or video recorder"; and (3) by inserting "or any written depiction of visual information" after "transcript" in the second sentence of paragraph (1).