To clarify rules relating to nondiscriminatory workplace wellness programs.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for North Carolina's 5th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Dec 11, 2017
Length: 10 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on March 8, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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5 Cosponsors (5 Republicans)
What legislators are saying
— Rep. Virginia Foxx [R-NC5] (Sponsor) on Mar 23, 2017
“Education and Workforce Committee Passes Proposals to Promote Affordable Health Care for Working Families”
— Rep. Elise Stefanik [R-NY21] (Co-sponsor) on Mar 8, 2017
“Slaughter, Hoyer Oppose Legislation that Would Undermine Genetic Privacy Protections”
— Rep. Louise Slaughter [D-NY25, 2013-2018] on Mar 8, 2017
Mar 2, 2017
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Mar 8, 2017
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Dec 11, 2017
Reported by House Committee on Education and the Workforce
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H.R. 1313 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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