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


Jun 30, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Died in a previous Congress

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


Henry Waxman

Representative for California's 30th congressional district



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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.

Summary (CRS)

Clarification of Federal Employment Protections Act - States that Congress, in order to dispel any public confusion, repudiates any assertion that federal employees are not protected from discrimination on the ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 30, 2005

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Sep 15, 2005
Reported by Committee

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 3128”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


37 cosponsors (33D, 4R) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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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