New Cosponsor — Jul 9, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Saxby Chambliss [R-GA, 2003-2014]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (7 Republicans, 1 Democrat).
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Oct 20, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on October 20, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from North Carolina
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Last Updated: Oct 20, 2011
Length: 3 pages
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to modify provisions relating to the exemption for computer systems analysts, computer programmers, software engineers, or other similarly skilled workers.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1747”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1747 — 112th Congress: Computer Professionals Update Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1747
“S. 1747 — 112th Congress: Computer Professionals Update Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1747>
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