To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the penalty for certain child labor violations.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 10, 2008
Length: 2 pages
110th Congress (2007–2009)
This bill was introduced on September 10, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 10, 2008
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H.R. 6861 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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