H.R. 5969 (112th): Ensuring Access to Affordable and Quality Companion Care Act

Introduced:

Jun 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 19, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Tim Walberg

Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2012
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To preserve the companionship services exemption for minimum wage and overtime pay under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938.

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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 3280 (Related)
Companionship Exemption Protection Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 7, 2012

H.R. 3066 (Related)
Companionship Exemption Protection Act

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 23, 2011

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History

Introduced
Jun 19, 2012

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Cosponsors
28 cosponsors (27R, 1D) (show)
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