H.R. 5647 (112th): Pregnant Workers Fairness Act

Introduced:

May 8, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 8, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jerrold Nadler

Representative for New York's 8th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 8, 2012
Length: 13 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition.

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History

May 8, 2012
 
Introduced

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