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HR 94

Title: Amend the Code for Marriage Equality Act of 2019
Author: Rep. Julia Brownley (D-CA)

Summary
...For purposes of federal laws or regulations, ""marriage"" is defined as a legal union between two people as spouses. The bill eliminates a definition of ""spouse"" that refers only to a person of the opposite sex who is a husband or a wife.</p> <p>Requirements concerning compensation to a surviving wife after the disability or death of a person employed at a military, air, or naval base outside the United States are revised to make surviving spouses eligible for such compensation.</p> <p>Under the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993, provisions concerning the amount of leave available to a husband and wife employed by the same employer are revised to apply to a married couple employed by the same employer.</p> <p>Requirements under the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act of 1977 that make ...

Status
Introduced in House 01/03/2019
Introduced in House 01/03/2019
Referred to the House Committee on the Judiciary. 01/03/2019
Referred to the Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights, and Civil Liberties. 01/03/2019

Bill Text
01/03/2019 - HR 94 (Introduced+in+House)

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    Rep. Julia Brownley (D-CA)
    U.S. Representative

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