H.R. 12 (111th): Paycheck Fairness Act

Introduced:

Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 9, 2009 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

Rosa DeLauro

Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2009
Length: 21 pages

See Instead:

S. 3772 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Nov 17, 2010

About the bill

Full Title

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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History

Jan 6, 2009
 
Introduced

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Jan 9, 2009
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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