Equal Pay Act

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Equal Pay Act,

U.S. law passed (1963) as an amendment to the Wages and Hours Act (see Fair Labor Standards ActFair Labor Standards Act
or Wages and Hours Act,
passed by the U.S. Congress in 1938 to establish minimum living standards for workers engaged directly or indirectly in interstate commerce, including those involved in production of goods bound for such commerce.
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) which prohibits discrimination based on sex that results in unequal pay for equal work.
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In the WEF's annual report in December 2017, the forum concluded that reaching equal pay for women and equal representation to men in the workplace requires 217 years, revealing an economic gap of 58%.
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Editor Peter Bhatia said he believes the claims "have no merit." The four journalists are seeking unspecified punitive damages and equal pay for women and their male counterparts.
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In the last year the Government has done nothing, I mean, seriously, done nothing apart from try and argue amongst themselves, position amongst themselves, as to what the right approach will be" Shadow foreign secretary Emily Thornberry "My view is that there will never be totally equal pay for women until men have babies" Former BBC radio presenter Sue MacGregor "I am all for the creams and the lasers and longevity.
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