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S.RES.139: A resolution celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about labor and employment
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Sponsor Tom Harkin, D-Iowa
Total Cosponsors 26 (25 Democrats, 1 Independent)
Introduced May 13, 2013
Latest Major Action May 13, 2013
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Bill Summary

Recognizes and honors the 20th anniversary of enactment of the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 (FMLA).

Salutes all of the individuals who contributed to its enactment.

Encourages all individuals in the United States to celebrate the advance of workplace protections and opportunities made possible by FMLA.

Pledges to continue to work on a bipartisan basis to ensure that all such individuals are able to balance work and family responsibilities.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
May 13, 2013 Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (text of measure as introduced: CR S3374-3375)