S.224 - A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage.108th Congress (2003-2004)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Daschle, Thomas A. [D-SD] (Introduced 01/28/2003)|
|Latest Action:||01/29/2003 Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 3.|
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Summary: S.224 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2003 - Amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the Federal minimum wage to: (1) $5.90 an hour, beginning on the 60th day after enactment of this Act; and (2) $6.65 an hour, beginning 12 months after that 60th day.
Introduced in Senate (01/28/2003)
Makes Federal minimum wage requirements applicable to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Sets forth a transition period during which a specified minimum wage there shall be gradually increased to equal the Federal minimum wage.