H.R. 2834 (113th): Federal Benefits Equality Act

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 25, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 25, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Rush Holt

Representative for New Jersey's 12th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 25, 2013
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To include under Federal laws granting rights and responsibilities to married couples other couples in other legal unions similar to marriage, including domestic partnerships and civil unions.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 25, 2013
 
Introduced

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