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Mar 14, 1995
104th Congress, 1995–1996
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on May 23, 1996 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 20, 1996
Length: 4 pages
To amend the Portal-to-Portal Act of 1947 relating to the payment of wages to employees who use employer owned vehicles.
5/23/1996--Passed House amended.Employee Commuting Flexibility Act of 1996 - Amends the Portal-to-Portal Act of 1947 to provide that an employer does not have to pay minimum wages or overtime compensation ... Read more >
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Rules Change — Agreed To
This activity took place on a related bill, H.Res. 440 (104th).
The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1227”). 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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Enacted — Signed by the President
Aug 20, 1996
Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
May 22, 1996
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1227 — 104th Congress: Minimum Wage Increase bill. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr1227
“H.R. 1227 — 104th Congress: Minimum Wage Increase bill.” www.GovTrack.us. 1995. November 25, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/104/hr1227>
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