H.R. 4047 (110th): Private Sector Whistleblower Protection Streamlining Act of 2007


Nov 1, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on November 1, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Lynn Woolsey

Representative for California's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Nov 1, 2007
Length: 36 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To streamline the administration of whistleblower protections for private sector employees.

Summary (CRS)

Private Sector Whistleblower Protection Streamlining Act of 2007 - Sets forth whistleblower protections for private sector, state, and municipal employees who are retaliated or discriminated against by an employer for ... Read more >

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Nov 1, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4047”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


13 cosponsors (13D) (show)
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 6409 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Sep 13, 2012

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