Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Nov 30, 2017
Length: 4 pages
Nov 30, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on November 30, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Nov 30, 2017
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H.R. 4497 (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 enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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To amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to prohibit the use of public funds to pay settlements and awards for workplace harassment and discrimination claims under the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 which arise from acts committed personally by Members of Congress, and for other purposes, H.R. 4497, 115th Cong. (2017).
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