H.R. 2819 (111th): Breastfeeding Promotion Act of 2009

Introduced:

Jun 11, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 11, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jun 11, 2009
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to protect breastfeeding by new mothers; to provide for a performance standard for breast pumps; and to provide tax incentives to encourage breastfeeding.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jun 11, 2009
 
Introduced

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Votes

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 2236 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 9, 2007

H.R. 2758 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Aug 1, 2011

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