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H.R. 4668 (114th): Clarification of Federal Employment Protections Act


The text of the bill below is as of Mar 2, 2016 (Introduced). The bill was not enacted into law.


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114th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4668

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 2, 2016

(for herself, Mr. Cummings, Mr. Hanna, Mr. Connolly, Mr. Lynch, Ms. Norton, Mr. Nadler, and Mrs. Watson Coleman) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

A BILL

To affirm that Federal employees are protected from discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity and to repudiate any assertion to the contrary.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Clarification of Federal Employment Protections Act.

2.

Discrimination against Federal employees on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity prohibited

Section 2302(b)(1) of title 5, United States Code, is amended—

(1)

by striking or at the end of subparagraph (D);

(2)

by inserting or at the end of subparagraph (E); and

(3)

by adding at the end the following:

(F)

on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity;

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