H.R.5026 - To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938.106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Rep. DeMint, Jim [R-SC-4] (Introduced 07/27/2000)|
|Committees:||House - Education and the Workforce|
|Latest Action:||09/20/2000 Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.|
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Summary: H.R.5026 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Bill Information (Except Text)
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.
Introduced in House (07/27/2000)
Exempts employers in such a State from Federal minimum wage rate requirements.