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


Jun 19, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

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


Tim Walberg

Representative for Michigan's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2012
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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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Jun 19, 2012

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28 cosponsors (27R, 1D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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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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