H.R. 3041 (111th): Living American Wage (LAW) Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jun 25, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 25, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Al Green
Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district
Democrat

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Last Updated: Jun 25, 2009
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act to provide for the calculation of the minimum wage based on the Federal poverty threshold for a family of 2, as determined by the Census Bureau.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 4637 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 13, 2007

H.R. 283 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 12, 2011

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History

Introduced
Jun 25, 2009

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