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S. 2370 (108th): Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2004

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

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Edward “Ted” Kennedy

Sponsor. Senator for Massachusetts. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 3, 2004
Length: 4 pages
Introduced
Apr 29, 2004
108th Congress, 2003–2004
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 3, 2004, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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History

Apr 29, 2004
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

May 3, 2004
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

S. 2370 (108th) was a 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.

This bill was introduced in the 108th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 2003 to Dec 9, 2004. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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