H.R. 3128 (109th): Clarification of Federal Employment Protections Act

Introduced:

Jun 30, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 15, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Henry Waxman

Representative for California's 30th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 18, 2005
Length: 4 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To affirm that Federal employees are protected from discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and to repudiate any assertion to the contrary.

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History

Jun 30, 2005
 
Introduced

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Sep 15, 2005
 
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37 cosponsors (33D, 4R) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 2232 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 9, 2007

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