S. 3772 (111th): Paycheck Fairness Act

Introduced:

Sep 13, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on November 17, 2010.

Sponsor:

Harry Reid
Senator from Nevada
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 14, 2010
Length: 22 pages

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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Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 182 (identical)

Reported by Committee
Last Action: Jan 9, 2009

H.R. 12 (Related)
Paycheck Fairness Act

Passed House
Last Action: Jan 9, 2009

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3772” means this is a Senate 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.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Sep 13, 2010
Reported by Committee
Sep 14, 2010
Failed Cloture in the Senate
Nov 17, 2010

Details

Cosponsors
33 cosponsors (33D) (show)
Votes
Nov 17, 2010 11:06 a.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 58/41

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