Jan 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2013
Length: 5 pages
About the bill
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act to provide for the calculation of the minimum wage based on the Federal poverty threshold for a family of 2, as determined by the Bureau of the Census.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6076 (112th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 229 — 113th Congress: Original Living American Wage (LAW) Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr229
“H.R. 229 — 113th Congress: Original Living American Wage (LAW) Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2013. September 25, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/hr229>
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