H.R. 1620: Grandparent-Grandchild Medical Leave Act

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

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Overview

Introduced:

Mar 17, 2017

Status:

Introduced on Mar 17, 2017

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on March 17, 2017. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Raul Ruiz

Representative for California's 36th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Mar 17, 2017
Length: 6 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 17, 2017
 
Introduced

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Ordered Reported

 
Passed House (Senate next)

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1620 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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