New Cosponsor — Jul 9, 2012
New Cosponsor: Sen. Saxby Chambliss [R-GA, 2003-2014]
The bill now has 8 cosponsors (7 Republicans, 1 Democrat).
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.
Computer Professionals Update Act or CPU Act - Amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to revise and expand the exemption from overtime and minimum wage requirements for any ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). 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. November 28, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s1747>
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