To prohibit discrimination on the basis of sex, gender identity, and sexual orientation, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 23, 2015
Length: 24 pages
114th Congress, 2015–2017
This bill was introduced on July 23, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“DelBene Calls for Judiciary Hearing on Equality Act”
— Rep. Suzan DelBene [D-WA1] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 28, 2016
Jul 23, 2015
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
May 2, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2282 (115th).
May 17, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Passed House (Senate next)
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5.
H.R. 3185 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Equality Act, H.R. 3185, 114th Cong. (2015).
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