A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Labor from finalizing a proposed rule under the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 relating to child labor.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for South Dakota. Republican.
Last Updated: Mar 21, 2012
Length: 3 pages
Mar 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
- See Instead:
H.R. 4157 (same title)
Passed House (Senate next) — Jul 24, 2012
Mar 21, 2012
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jul 24, 2012
Companion Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 4157 (112th), possibly in lieu of similar activity on S. 2221 (112th).
S. 2221 (112th) 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.
This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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