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H.R. 1869 (115th): Paycheck Fairness Act

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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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Sponsor and status

Rosa DeLauro

Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 4, 2017
Length: 24 pages
Introduced
Apr 4, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 4, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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PHOTOS & VIDEO: Rep. Tulsi Gabbard Stands with Unite Here Local 5 Workers Fighting for Living Wage
    — Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D-HI2] (Co-sponsor) on Oct 22, 2018

Scott Statement on the 9th Anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act
    — Rep. Robert “Bobby” Scott [D-VA3] (Co-sponsor) on Jan 29, 2018

Yoder, Murphy Introduce Bill to Help Families Afford Child Care
    — Rep. Stephanie Murphy [D-FL7] (Co-sponsor) on Aug 2, 2017

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History

Apr 4, 2017
 
Introduced

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H.R. 1869 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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