S. 2538 (107th): Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2002

Introduced:

May 22, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Edward “Ted” Kennedy

Senator from Massachusetts

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 23, 2002
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage.

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History

May 22, 2002
 
Introduced

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May 23, 2002
 
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