H.R. 2577 (100th): Economic Equity Act of 1987


Jun 2, 1987
100th Congress, 1987–1988

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 2, 1987, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Patricia Schroeder
Representative for Colorado's 1st congressional district

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to ensure economic equity for American women and their families by providing economic and retirement security for women as workers and as divorced or surviving spouses; making quality and affordable dependent care available to all working families; ending discrimination in insurance on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, or sex; providing health and pension benefits to part-time and temporary workers; and providing equal employment opportunity and pay equity for women.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 2472 (99th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 13, 1985

H.R. 3085 (101st) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 2, 1989

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Jun 2, 1987


109 cosponsors (99D, 10R) (show)

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