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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
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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.
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
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 12, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr239>
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