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Bills Introduced

4/14/08

 

Employment

 

By Mrs. MALONEY H.R. 5781. A bill to provide that eight of the 12 weeks of parental leave made available to a federal employee shall be paid leave. To the Committees on Oversight and Government Reform, and House Administration.

 

4/15/08

 

Education

 

By Ms. VELÁZQUEZ – H.R. 5810. A bill to provide grants for school-based mentoring programs for at-risk teenage girls to prevent and reduce teen pregnancy, and to provide student loan forgiveness for mentors participating in such programs. To the Committees on Energy and Commerce and Education and Labor.

 

4/16/08

 

Crime

 

By Mr. VITTER – S. 2869. A bill to clarify the scope of the child pornography laws. To Committee on the Judiciary.

 

Child Protection

 

By Mr. DODD – S. Res. 518. A resolution designating the third week of April 2008 as “National Shaken Baby Syndrome Awareness Week.” To the Committee on the Judiciary.

 

Military

 

By Mr. BROUN – H.R. 5821. A bill to close loopholes in the prohibition on the sale or rental of sexually explicit material on military installations. To the Committee on Armed Services.

 

Miscellaneous

 

By Mr. FORTENBERRY – H. Res. 1113. A resolution celebrating the role of mothers in the United States and supporting the goals and ideals of Mother’s Day. To the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

 

4/17/08

 

Miscellaneous

 

By Mr. ROCKEFELLER – S. 2883. A bill to require the secretary of the Treasury to mint coins in commemoration of the centennial of the establishment of Mother’s Day. To the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.

 

Employment

 

By Mr. EMANUEL – H.R. 5845. A bill to permit leave under the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 for victims of violent crime and domestic violence and immediate family members of victims of violent crime and domestic violence to attend court proceedings relating to such crimes. To the Committees on Education and Labor, Oversight and Government Reform, and House Administration.

 

Violence Against Women

 

By Ms. BALDWIN – H. Con. Res. 330. A concurrent resolution supporting the goals and ideals of “National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month.” To the Committee on the Judiciary.

 

Health

 

By Mr. HINCHEY – H. Con. Res. 331. A concurrent resolution supporting the goals and ideals of “National Women’s Health Week.” To the Committee on Energy and Commerce.

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