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 4, as determined by the Bureau of the Census.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 3, 2019
Length: 5 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on January 3, 2019, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Jan 3, 2019
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Jan 4, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 122.
H.R. 122 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 122. This is the one from the 116th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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