S. 2945 (110th): Fair Pay Act of 2008


Apr 30, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 30, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


George Voinovich

Senator from Ohio



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Last Updated: Apr 30, 2008
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, to clarify that a discriminatory compensation decision or other practice occurs on the date on which the aggrieved person knew or should have known that the person was affected by the decision or practice, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

4/30/2008--Introduced.Fair Pay Act of 2008 - Amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to declare that an unlawful employment practice occurs when the aggrieved person knew or should have known ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 30, 2008

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. 2945”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


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

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