H.R. 2888 (105th): Sales Incentive Compensation Act


Nov 7, 1997
105th Congress, 1997–1998

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 11, 1998 but was never passed by the Senate.


Harris Fawell

Representative for Illinois's 13th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 16, 1998
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to exempt from the minimum wage recordkeeping and overtime compensation requirements certain specialized employees.

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H.Res. 461 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Jun 10, 1998

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 2888” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. 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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Nov 7, 1997
Reported by Committee
Apr 1, 1998
Passed House
Jun 11, 1998
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52 cosponsors (37R, 15D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Jun 11, 1998 11:38 a.m.
Failed 181/246
Jun 11, 1998 12:02 p.m.
Passed 261/165

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