S. 182 (111th): Paycheck Fairness Act

Introduced:

Jan 8, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 9, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Hillary Clinton

Senator from New York

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 9, 2009
Length: 22 pages

See Instead:

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

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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 8, 2009
 
Introduced

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Jan 9, 2009
 
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