H.R. 3047 (111th): Balancing Act of 2009


Jun 25, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 25, 2009, 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: Jun 25, 2009
Length: 262 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To improve the lives of working families by providing family and medical need assistance, child care assistance, in-school and afterschool assistance, family care assistance, and encouraging the establishment of family-friendly workplaces.

Summary (CRS)

6/25/2009--Introduced.Balancing Act of 2009 - Family Leave Insurance Act of 2009 - Amends the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to direct the Secretary of Labor to establish a ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 25, 2009

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. 3047”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


46 cosponsors (46D) (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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