To replace references to "wives" and "husbands" in Federal law with references to "spouses", and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 26th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jan 3, 2017
Length: 57 pages
Jan 3, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 3, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 3, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jan 3, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 94.
H.R. 98 (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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