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Apr 14, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on June 19, 2008 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for New York's 14th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 20, 2008
Length: 9 pages
To provide that 8 of the 12 weeks of parental leave made available to a Federal employee shall be paid leave, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Apr 6, 2006
Last Action: Jun 4, 2009
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5781 — 110th Congress: Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2008. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5781
“H.R. 5781 — 110th Congress: Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2008.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. July 4, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5781>
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