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.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Washington. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 10, 2014
Length: 10 pages
113th Congress (2013–2015)
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.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
46 Cosponsors (45 Democrats, 1 Independent)
Statement of Administration Policy
What legislators are saying
“Casey Statement on the Protect Women’s Health from Corporate Interference Act”
— Sen. Robert “Bob” Casey [D-PA] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 16, 2014
S. 2578 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2578. This is the one from the 113th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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