H.R. 11 (111th): Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009


Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Enacted as S. 181 (companion bill)

George Miller

Representative for California's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Feb 11, 2009
Length: 26 pages

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S. 181 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Jan 29, 2009

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Full Title

To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and the Age Discrimination in Employment Act of 1967, and to modify the operation of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 and the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, to clarify that a discriminatory compensation decision or other practice that is unlawful under such Acts occurs each time compensation is paid pursuant to the discriminatory compensation decision or other practice, to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide more effective remedies to victims of discrimination in the payment of wages on the basis of sex, and for other purposes.

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Jan 6, 2009

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Jan 9, 2009
Passed House

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195 cosponsors (195D) (show)
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Jan 9, 2009 1:28 p.m.
Passed 247/171

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H.R. 2831 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Apr 23, 2008

S. 181 (identical)

Enacted — Signed by the President
Jan 29, 2009

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