S. 3221 (112th): RAISE Act


May 22, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 23, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Marco Rubio

Junior Senator from Florida



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Last Updated: May 23, 2012
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About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to permit employers to pay higher wages to their employees.

Summary (CRS)

5/22/2012--Introduced.Rewarding Achievement and Incentivizing Successful Employees Act or RAISE Act - Amends the National Labor Relations Act to declare that neither its prohibition against interference by an employer with employees' ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


May 22, 2012

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 23, 2012
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.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 3221”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


20 cosponsors (20R) (show)

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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

S. 1542 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 24, 2013

S. 2371 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 26, 2012

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