H.R. 1557: Federal Employee Antidiscrimination Act of 2015

Introduced:

Mar 24, 2015

Status:

Passed House on Jul 21, 2015

This bill passed in the House on July 21, 2015 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Sponsor:

Elijah Cummings

Representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 12, 2016
Length: 26 pages

Prognosis:

23% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Notification and Federal Employee Antidiscrimination and Retaliation Act of 2002 to strengthen Federal antidiscrimination laws enforced by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and expand accountability within the Federal government, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Mar 24, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 25, 2015
 
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 21, 2015
 
Passed House

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Jul 12, 2016
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Reported by Senate Committee.

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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