About the bill
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.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reported by Committee
A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Failed Cloture in the Senate
The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.
Links & tools
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 3772 — 111th Congress: Paycheck Fairness Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s3772
“S. 3772 — 111th Congress: Paycheck Fairness Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2010. July 31, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s3772>
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