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S. 2488 (100th): Parental and Medical Leave Act of 1988

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A bill to grant employees parental and temporary medical leave under certain circumstances, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

Introduced
Jun 8, 1988
100th Congress (1987–1988)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 14, 1988, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Sponsor

Christopher Dodd

Senator for Connecticut

Democrat

Source

History

Jun 8, 1988
 
Introduced

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Jul 14, 1988
 
Ordered Reported

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S. 2488 (100th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2488. This is the one from the 100th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 100th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1987 to Oct 22, 1988. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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