Key Vote 110th Congress > Senate > Vote 42

Date: 2007-02-01

Clerk session vote number: 42

Result: 95-3 (Bill Passed)

Vote Subject Matter: Social Welfare / Regulation General Interest

Bill number: HR2

Question: On Passage of the Bill

Description: A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage.

Bill summary: Title I: Fair Minimum Wage - Fair Minimum Wage Act of 2007 - (Sec. 101) Amends the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to increase the federal minimum wage to: (1) $5.85 an hour, beginning on the 60th day after enactment of this Act; (2) $6.55 an hour, beginning 12 months after that 60th day; and (3) $7.25 an hour, beginning 24 months after that 60th day. (Sec. 102) Applies federal minimum wage requirements to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. Increases the minimum wage in the (...show more)

Bill titles: To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage.

Links for more info on the vote: congress.gov

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