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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for New York. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 9, 2009
Length: 22 pages
111th Congress (2009–2010)
This bill was introduced on January 8, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
42 Cosponsors (41 Democrats, 1 Independent)
Failed Cloture — Nov 17, 2010
Passed House (Senate next) — Jan 9, 2009
What legislators are saying
“Senator Gillibrand, New York Women Leaders Demand Paycheck Fairness”
— Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand [D-NY] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 16, 2009
Apr 19, 2005
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 841 (109th).
Mar 6, 2007
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 766 (110th).
Jan 8, 2009
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 17, 2010
Companion Bill — Failed Cloture in the Senate
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 3772 (111th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 182 (111th).
S. 182 (111th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 182. This is the one from the 111th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 111th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2009 to Dec 22, 2010. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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