Legislation Coming Up — Nov 25, 2015 3:07 a.m.
This bill has been added to the Senate’s floor schedule for the next legislative day.
Last Action: This bill passed in the House on June 9, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.
Jan 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on January 4, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New Mexico's 1st congressional district
Read Text »
Last Updated: Jan 4, 2007
Length: 3 pages
To increase the Federal minimum wage and to provide an alternative minimum wage as an incentive to an employer to provide health care and child care benefits.
1/4/2007--Introduced.Working Americans Growing the Economy (WAGE) Act of 2007 - Amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the federal minimum wage to: (1) $5.85 an hour, beginning ... Read more >
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 239”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Passed Senate with Changes
Last Action: Feb 1, 2007
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2007
Search for similar bills.
Click a format for a citation suggestion:
Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 239 — 110th Congress: Working Americans Growing the Economy (WAGE) Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr239
“H.R. 239 — 110th Congress: Working Americans Growing the Economy (WAGE) Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. November 27, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr239>
|title=H.R. 239 (110th)
|accessdate=November 27, 2015
|author=110th Congress (2007)
|date=January 4, 2007
|quote=Working Americans Growing the Economy (WAGE) Act of 2007