H.R. 5519: Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act

To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition, and for other purposes.

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Jun 16, 2016


Referred to Committee on Jun 16, 2016

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on June 16, 2016, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2016
Length: 12 pages


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Jun 16, 2016

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