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
114th Congress (2015–2017)
Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 7, 2016
This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 7, 2016.
28 Cosponsors (27 Democrats, 1 Republican)
What legislators are saying
“U.S. House Passes Cicillines BABIES Act”
— Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI1] (Sponsor) on Sep 22, 2016
“On the House Floor This Week - 9/20/16”
— Rep. John K. Delaney [D-MD6, 2013-2018] on Sep 20, 2016
H.R. 5147 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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BABIES Act, Pub. L. No. 114-235, H.R. 5147, 114th Cong. (2016).
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