S. 84 (113th): Paycheck Fairness Act

Introduced:

Jan 23, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 23, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Barbara Mikulski
Senior Senator from Maryland
Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2013
Length: 20 pages

See Instead:

S. 2199 (same title)
Failed Cloture — Sep 15, 2014

About the bill

Full Title

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.

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Related Bills

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S. 3220 (112th) was a previous version of this bill.

Failed Cloture
Last Action: Jun 5, 2012

S. 862 (114th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 25, 2015

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History

Introduced
Jan 23, 2013

Details

Cosponsors
56 cosponsors (55D, 1I) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no votes related to this bill.

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