Summary: H.R.5026 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.5026. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (07/27/2000)

Amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to allow a State to preempt the Federal minimum wage if the State: (1) sets a minimum wage rate of at least $5.15 per hour (the current Federal minimum wage); and (2) applies that rate to as many workers in the State as would otherwise be covered by the Federal minimum wage rate.

Exempts employers in such a State from Federal minimum wage rate requirements.