S. 1843 (110th): Fair Pay Restoration Act


Jul 20, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 20, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Edward “Ted” Kennedy

Senator from Massachusetts



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Last Updated: Jul 20, 2007
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967 to clarify that an unlawful practice occurs each time compensation is paid pursuant to a discriminatory compensation decision or other practice, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

7/20/2007--Introduced.Fair Pay Restoration Act - Amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to declare that an unlawful employment practice occurs when a discriminatory compensation decision or other practice is adopted, ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jul 20, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1843”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


45 cosponsors (42D, 2I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2831 (Related)
Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2007

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Apr 23, 2008

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