H.R. 1431 (110th): Workplace Religious Freedom Act of 2007


Mar 9, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 9, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Carolyn McCarthy

Representative for New York's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Mar 9, 2007
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to establish provisions with respect to religious accommodation in employment, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/9/2007--Introduced.Workplace Religious Freedom Act of 2007 - Amends the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to modify the definition of "religion" for purposes of coverage under that Act by requiring employers ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Mar 9, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1431”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


36 cosponsors (21R, 15D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.


There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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