H.R. 1625 (105th): Worker Paycheck Fairness Act

To ensure that workers have sufficient information about their rights regarding the payment of dues or fees to labor organizations and the uses of employee dues and fees by labor organizations.

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May 15, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 8, 1997, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Harris Fawell

Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 8, 1997
Length: 9 pages


May 15, 1997

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Oct 8, 1997
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H.R. 1625 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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