To provide paid family and medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Connecticut's 3rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Feb 7, 2017
Length: 44 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on February 7, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Feb 7, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Feb 13, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1185.
H.R. 947 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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