S. 1102 (111th): Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2009

Introduced:

May 20, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 16, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Joseph Lieberman

Senator from Connecticut

Independent

Text:

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Last Updated: Dec 17, 2010
Length: 124 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to provide benefits to domestic partners of Federal employees.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

May 20, 2009
 
Introduced

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Dec 16, 2009
 
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1102”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
31 cosponsors (29D, 1I, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 2521 (110th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 19, 2007

S. 1910 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 16, 2012

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