S. 2578 (113th): Protect Women’s Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014

A bill to ensure that employers cannot interfere in their employees' birth control and other health care decisions.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Jul 9, 2014
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on July 16, 2014.

Sponsor:

Patty Murray

Senior Senator from Washington

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 10, 2014
Length: 10 pages

History

Jul 9, 2014
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 10, 2014
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jul 16, 2014
 
Failed Cloture in the Senate

The Senate must often vote to end debate before voting on a bill, called a cloture vote. The vote on cloture failed. This is often considered a filibuster. The Senate may try again.

S. 2578 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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