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S.Con.Res. 20: A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that the overtime rule published in the Federal Register by the Secretary of Labor on May 23, 2016, would provide millions of workers with greater economic security and was a legally valid exercise of the authority of the Secretary under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938.

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Introduced:

Jun 29, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Jun 29, 2017

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on June 29, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Sherrod Brown

Senior Senator from Ohio

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 29, 2017
Length: 5 pages

History

Jun 29, 2017
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Pending
 
Ordered Reported

Pending
 
Passed Senate (House next)

Pending
 
Passed House

S.Con.Res. 20 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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