Summary: H.R.2418 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

There is one summary for H.R.2418. Bill summaries are authored by CRS.

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Introduced in House (05/11/2017)

Pay Equity for All Act of 2017

This bill amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to make it an unlawful practice for an employer to:

  • screen prospective employees based on their previous wages or salary histories;
  • seek the previous wages or salary history of any prospective employee from any current or former employer of such employee; or
  • discharge or retaliate against any current or prospective employee because the employee opposed any act or practice made unlawful by this bill, made a complaint about any such act or practice, or testified or participated in an investigation.

The bill prescribes civil penalties for violations.