H.R. 3685 (110th): Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2007


Sep 27, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on November 7, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.


Barney Frank

Representative for Massachusetts's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 13, 2007
Length: 20 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 2981 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 19, 2009

H.Res. 793 (rule)

Agreed To (Simple Resolution)
Nov 7, 2007

What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3685” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 27, 2007
Reported by Committee
Oct 18, 2007
Passed House
Nov 7, 2007
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9 cosponsors (7D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Nov 7, 2007 5:35 p.m.
Agreed to 402/25
Nov 7, 2007 5:44 p.m.
Agreed to 325/101
Nov 7, 2007 6:23 p.m.
Passed 235/184

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