To require employers to provide pay stubs, codify the Executive order relating to Government contracting, provide greater oversight of executive compensation and restrictions on sales of stocks, clarify the definition of a supervisor, and enhance penalties for violations of workforce safety and standards.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Colorado's 2nd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 6, 2016
Length: 25 pages
Sep 6, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 6, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What stakeholders are saying
Sep 6, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 1, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2275.
H.R. 5939 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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