To amend title 40, United States Code, to require restrooms in public buildings to be equipped with baby changing facilities.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Rhode Island's 1st congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Sep 30, 2016
Length: 2 pages
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H.R. 5147 (114th) 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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 5147. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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BABIES Act, Pub. L. No. 114-235, H.R. 5147, 114th Cong. (2016).
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