New Cosponsor — Feb 1, 2012
New Cosponsor: Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO1]
The bill now has 56 cosponsors (56 Democrats).
Mar 16, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on March 16, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Georgia's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 16, 2011
Length: 2 pages
To amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to prohibit discrimination on the basis of unemployment status.
3/16/2011--Introduced.Fair Employment Act of 2011 - Amends title VII (Equal Employment Opportunities) of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to add unemployment status to the categories of prohibited discrimination.Defines "unemployment ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1113 — 112th Congress: Fair Employment Act of 2011. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1113
“H.R. 1113 — 112th Congress: Fair Employment Act of 2011.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. October 6, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr1113>
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