H.R. 1237 (102nd): To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to clarify the application of such Act, and for other purposes.

Mar 05, 1991 (102nd Congress, 1991–1992)
Died (Referred to Committee)
See Instead:

H.R. 2204 (same title)
Referred to Committee — May 02, 1991

Albert Espy
Representative for Mississippi's 2nd congressional district
Related Bills
H.R. 2204 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 02, 1991

S. 349 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 05, 1991


This bill was introduced on March 5, 1991, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Introduced Mar 05, 1991
Referred to Committee Mar 05, 1991

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159 cosponsors (92R, 67D) (show)

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Amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to revise its application.
Revises minimum wage and maximum hours provisions (as well as provisions for special industry committees for American Samoa) to apply such requirements specifically to employers of employees who in any workweek are engaged in industrial homework and who are either engaged in commerce or in the production of goods in commerce (in addition to any other employees so employed).
Revises the scope of the application of requirements relating to:
(1) wage rate orders for employers in American Samoa;
(2) prohibition of sex discrimination in wage rates; and
(3) handicapped workers.

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