H.R.2426: Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2003

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Bill Cosponsors

99 (99 Democrats, 1 Independent Democrat)

Bill Summary

Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2003 - Entitles domestic partners of Federal employees to benefits available to spouses of Federal employees. Specifies certifications required for benefit eligibility, filing requirements regarding partnership dissolution, and confidentiality requirements. Amends the Internal Revenue Code to extend the tax exemption for employer contributions to accident and health plans to domestic...

(Source: Library of Congress)

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Bill Actions

Date Description
Referred to the Committee on Government Reform, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Referred to House Government Reform
Referred to House Ways and Means
Referred to the Subcommittee on Civil Service and Agency Organization.
June 11, 2003

Introduced in the House by Barney Frank (D-Mass.)

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