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H.R. 3915 (107th): Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2002

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To amend title 5, United States Code, to provide that, of the total amount of family leave available to a Federal employee based on the birth of a child or the placement of a child with the employee for adoption or foster care, at least one-half of that time shall be leave with pay.

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Carolyn Maloney

Sponsor. Representative for New York's 14th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2002
Length: 3 pages
Mar 7, 2002
107th Congress (2001–2002)
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 7, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.



Mar 7, 2002

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H.R. 3915 (107th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3915. This is the one from the 107th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 107th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2001 to Nov 22, 2002. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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