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Jan 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
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.
Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2009
Length: 21 pages
Failed Cloture — Nov 17, 2010
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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Last Action: Jul 31, 2008
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 13, 2011
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“H.R. 12 — 111th Congress: Paycheck Fairness Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 2, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr12>
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