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S.J.Res. 34 - A Joint Resolution Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the Department of Labor Relating to Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales, and Computer Employees.

Labor and employment. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to defining and delimiting the exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer employees. (by CRS) 
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A Joint Resolution Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the Department of Labor Relating to Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales, and Computer Employees.

S.J.Res. 34 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to defining and delimiting the exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer employees. (by CRS)
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A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to defining and delimiting the exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer employees.
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  • A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Department of Labor relating to defining and delimiting the exemptions for executive, administrative, professional, outside sales, and computer employees.
Sponsor
Lamar Alexander
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Labor and employment
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Congressional oversight
  • Department of Labor
  • Labor standards
  • Wages and earnings
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Major Actions
Introduced6/07/2016
Referred to Committee
Bill History

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ActionDateDescription
Introduced6/07/2016
6/07/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
6/07/2016Introduced in Senate
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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

35 times as much
$815,174
$14,631,643
$85,100
$392,318
$15,924,235
$455,196
$455,196
5 Organizations Supported and 1 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
A Joint Resolution Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the Department of Labor Relating to Defining and Delimiting the Exemptions for Executive, Administrative, Professional, Outside Sales, and Computer Employees.

5 organizations supported this bill

Americans for Prosperity
Garner, Brent (2016, June 7). AFP Supports Senate Effort to Overturn Overtime Rule. Retrieved June 8, 2016, from AfP.
Competitive Enterprise Institute
Kovacs, Trey (2016, June 8). Congress, Reject Labor Department's Overtime Rule. Retrieved June 9, 2016, from Competitive Enterprise Institute.
National Small Business Association
Milanese, Jody (2016, June 15). Lawmakers Debate Overtime Rule. Retrieved June 16, 2016, from National Small Business Association.
Retail Industry Leaders Association
RILA (2016, June 7). Retailers Welcome Senate Legislation to Block Overtime Rule. Retrieved June 8, 2016, from RILA.
Workforce Fairness Institute
Workforce Fairness Institute (2016, June 7). WFI Applauds Introduction Of Senate Resolution To Block Department Of Labor’s Excessive Overtime Rule. Retrieved June 8, 2016, from Workforce Fairness Institute.

1 organization opposed this bill

American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
AFSCME (2016, June 17). DOL Overtime Rule Still Under Attack. Retrieved June 17, 2016, from AFSCME.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$46,528$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$381,781$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$2,000$15,226
John BarrassoRWY$38,900$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$11,500$5,500
Richard BlumenthalDCT$1,000$10,000
Roy BluntRMO$160,836$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$12,100$11,000
John BoozmanRAR$37,892$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$250$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$6,269$17,920
Richard BurrRNC$158,199$0
Maria CantwellDWA$16,250$950
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$127,474$0
Ben CardinDMD$10,000$9,000
Tom CarperDDE$4,500$10,000
Bob CaseyDPA$11,250$11,000
Bill CassidyRLA$318,573$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$6,000$0
William Thad CochranRMS$39,053$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$42,600$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$9,500$10,000
Bob CorkerRTN$45,440$0
John CornynRTX$92,355$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,247,697$0
Mike CrapoRID$42,594$0
Ted CruzRTX$1,882,697$0
Steve DainesRMT$237,025$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$2,750$10,500
Dick DurbinDIL$22,000$10,250
Mike EnziRWY$35,750$0
Joni ErnstRIA$189,560$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$7,750$13,500
Deb FischerRNE$188,971$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,360,099$0
Al FrankenDMN$650$11,000
Cory GardnerRCO$427,157$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$13,215$10,000
Lindsey GrahamRSC$67,788$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$164,979$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$44,500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$500$12,250
Heidi HeitkampDND$14,250$10,500
Dean HellerRNV$143,037$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$11,000
John HoevenRND$23,900$0
Jim InhofeROK$55,274$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$72,945$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$805,364$0
Tim KaineDVA$5,600$10,250
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$3,750$0
Mark KirkRIL$227,325$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$14,000$9,450
James LankfordROK$159,090$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$3,500$10,000
Mike LeeRUT$730,984$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$9,000$10,000
Ed MarkeyDMA$14,750$25,000
John McCainRAZ$185,270$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$7,000$10,000
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$268,106$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$9,000$10,000
Jeff MerkleyDOR$17,200$6,500
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$2,000$3,000
Jerry MoranRKS$23,700$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$43,843$0
Chris MurphyDCT$250$10,500
Patty MurrayDWA$23,600$10,000
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$3,500$10,500
Rand PaulRKY$465,792$0
David PerdueRGA$233,878$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$12,400$15,000
Rob PortmanROH$243,236$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$11,000$10,000
Harry ReidDNV$9,000$3,500
Jim RischRID$61,087$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$108,967$0
Mike RoundsRSD$81,006$0
Marco RubioRFL$873,580$0
Bernie SandersIVT$250$8,500
Ben SasseRNE$696,301$0
Brian SchatzDHI$2,500$20,800
Chuck SchumerDNY$29,200$10,000
Tim ScottRSC$297,761$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$9,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$10,000$10,250
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$8,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,000$3,500
Dan SullivanRAK$603,372$0
Jon TesterDMT$500$11,000
John ThuneRSD$181,378$0
Thom TillisRNC$231,383$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,292,427$0
Tom UdallDNM$12,450$10,000
David VitterRLA$5,000$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$14,450$10,250
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$15,647$11,500
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,000$11,600
Roger F. WickerRMS$7,600$0
Ron WydenDOR$21,400$4,500

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$46,528$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$381,781$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$2,000$15,226
John BarrassoRWY$38,900$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$11,500$5,500
Richard BlumenthalDCT$1,000$10,000
Roy BluntRMO$160,836$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$12,100$11,000
John BoozmanRAR$37,892$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$250$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$6,269$17,920
Richard BurrRNC$158,199$0
Maria CantwellDWA$16,250$950
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$127,474$0
Ben CardinDMD$10,000$9,000
Tom CarperDDE$4,500$10,000
Bob CaseyDPA$11,250$11,000
Bill CassidyRLA$318,573$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$6,000$0
William Thad CochranRMS$39,053$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$42,600$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$9,500$10,000
Bob CorkerRTN$45,440$0
John CornynRTX$92,355$0
Tom CottonRAR$1,247,697$0
Mike CrapoRID$42,594$0
Ted CruzRTX$1,882,697$0
Steve DainesRMT$237,025$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$2,750$10,500
Dick DurbinDIL$22,000$10,250
Mike EnziRWY$35,750$0
Joni ErnstRIA$189,560$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$7,750$13,500
Deb FischerRNE$188,971$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$1,360,099$0
Al FrankenDMN$650$11,000
Cory GardnerRCO$427,157$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$13,215$10,000
Lindsey GrahamRSC$67,788$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$164,979$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$44,500$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$500$12,250
Heidi HeitkampDND$14,250$10,500
Dean HellerRNV$143,037$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$0$11,000
John HoevenRND$23,900$0
Jim InhofeROK$55,274$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$72,945$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$805,364$0
Tim KaineDVA$5,600$10,250
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$3,750$0
Mark KirkRIL$227,325$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$14,000$9,450
James LankfordROK$159,090$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$3,500$10,000
Mike LeeRUT$730,984$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$9,000$10,000
Ed MarkeyDMA$14,750$25,000
John McCainRAZ$185,270$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$7,000$10,000
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$268,106$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$9,000$10,000
Jeff MerkleyDOR$17,200$6,500
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$2,000$3,000
Jerry MoranRKS$23,700$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$43,843$0
Chris MurphyDCT$250$10,500
Patty MurrayDWA$23,600$10,000
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$3,500$10,500
Rand PaulRKY$465,792$0
David PerdueRGA$233,878$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$12,400$15,000
Rob PortmanROH$243,236$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$11,000$10,000
Harry ReidDNV$9,000$3,500
Jim RischRID$61,087$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$108,967$0
Mike RoundsRSD$81,006$0
Marco RubioRFL$873,580$0
Bernie SandersIVT$250$8,500
Ben SasseRNE$696,301$0
Brian SchatzDHI$2,500$20,800
Chuck SchumerDNY$29,200$10,000
Tim ScottRSC$297,761$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$9,000$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$10,000$10,250
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$8,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$1,000$3,500
Dan SullivanRAK$603,372$0
Jon TesterDMT$500$11,000
John ThuneRSD$181,378$0
Thom TillisRNC$231,383$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,292,427$0
Tom UdallDNM$12,450$10,000
David VitterRLA$5,000$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$14,450$10,250
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$15,647$11,500
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$2,000$11,600
Roger F. WickerRMS$7,600$0
Ron WydenDOR$21,400$4,500

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Republican/Conservative$14,631,643
Retail trade$815,174
Small business associations$392,318
Labor, anti-union$85,100

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

$ Donated
State & local govt employee unions$455,196
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