H.R. 229 (113th): Original Living American Wage (LAW) Act

Introduced:

Jan 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Al Green

Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2013
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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History

Jan 14, 2013
 
Introduced

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