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Apr 12, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on April 12, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senior Senator from Maryland
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Last Updated: Apr 12, 2011
Length: 20 pages
Failed Cloture — Jun 5, 2012
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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 23, 2013
Last Action: Jun 5, 2012
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 797 — 112th Congress: Paycheck Fairness Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s797
“S. 797 — 112th Congress: Paycheck Fairness Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. September 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s797>
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