To provide for the continuation of paid parental leave for members of the Armed Services in the event of the death of the child.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 23rd congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 4, 2020
Length: 2 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on June 4, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
3 Cosponsors (3 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Hurd, Davis Introduce Bill to Help Service Members During Times of Loss”
— Rep. Will Hurd [R-TX23, 2015-2020] (Sponsor) on Jun 5, 2020
Jun 4, 2020
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H.R. 7101 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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