H.R.98: Amend the Code for Marriage Equality Act of 2017

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Amend the Code for Marriage Equality Act of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code (IRC), the Social Security Act (SSAct), and other federal laws (including provisions concerning workers' compensation, retirement benefits, disability and death benefits, insurance, inheritances, or immigration) to replace: (1) references to "wife" or "husband" with references to "spouse"; and (2) references to "husband and wife" or "husband or wife"...

(Source: Library of Congress)

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Date Description
Jan. 3, 2017
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary.
Jan. 3, 2017

Introduced in the House by Julia Brownley (D-Calif.)

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