H.R. 2 (102nd): Family and Medical Leave Act of 1991

Introduced:

Jan 3, 1991
102nd Congress, 1991–1992

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 13, 1991 but was never passed by the Senate.

Sponsor:

William “Bill” Clay Sr.

Representative for Missouri's 1st congressional district

Democrat

See Instead:

S. 5 (same title)
Vetoed & Override Passed Senate, Failed in House — Sep 30, 1992

About the bill

Full Title

To entitle employees to family leave in certain cases involving a birth, an adoption, or a serious health condition and to temporary medical leave in certain cases involving a serious health condition, with adequate protection of the employees employment and benefit rights, and to establish a commission to study ways of providing salary replacement for employees who take any such leave.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 3, 1991
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 13, 1991
 
Reported by Committee

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Nov 13, 1991
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

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