H.R. 3149 (111th): Equal Employment for All Act

Introduced:

Jul 9, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 9, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Steve Cohen

Representative for Tennessee's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 9, 2009
Length: 6 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Fair Credit Reporting Act to prohibit the use of consumer credit checks against prospective and current employees for the purposes of making adverse employment decisions.

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H.R. 321 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 19, 2011

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History

Introduced
Jul 9, 2009

Details

Cosponsors
56 cosponsors (56D) (show)
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