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H.R.2460 Healthy Families Act, 111th Congress

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  • Latest Action: Jun 11, 2009 Referred to the Subcommittee on Workforce Protections.

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Education and the Workforce

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  • Committee Assignment: House Committee on Education and the Workforce - Workforce Protections

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  • 80% of users support H.R.2460

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    • Business and Professional Women’s Foundation

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    • National Partnership for Women and Families

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    Highest Rated User Comments

    Highly Rated Blog Articles

    • RealTime - Articles: Federal Healthy Families Act - December 27, 2010 by Untitled - In 2009, the House of Representatives HR 2460: State FFA Luosha DeLauro of Connecticut on behalf of the family health, and protection work in the House of Representatives Sub-Committee. ...

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      As noted by Untitled on December 27, 2010, "In 2009, the House of Representatives HR 2460: State FFA Luosha DeLauro of Connecticut on behalf of the family health, and protection work in the House of Representatives Sub-Committee. ..." (http://kamericanmew.copious-systems.com/articles/4d1a53dc1a8efc745a004477/)
    • Healthy Families Act 2009 Status – More Authority | Latest New Stories - December 25, 2010 by Latest New Stories - the healthy families act – mandated paid sick leave – godfrey with this reintroduction the healthy families act hfa will likely receive serious to view the text or status of h r 2460 and s 1152 visit the library of [ Read... ] ...

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      As noted by Latest New Stories on December 25, 2010, "the healthy families act – mandated paid sick leave – godfrey with this reintroduction the healthy families act hfa will likely receive serious to view the text or status of h r 2460 and s 1152 visit the library of [ Read... ] ..." (http://latestnewstories.com/news/healthy-families-act-2009-status-more-authority-52419/)
    • Healthy Families Act Pto – Recently News - December 24, 2010 by My Prod Watch - hr 2460: healthy families act govtrack us a bill in the us congress: to allow americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families [ More here ] ...

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      As noted by My Prod Watch on December 24, 2010, "hr 2460: healthy families act govtrack us a bill in the us congress: to allow americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families [ More here ] ..." (http://myproductwatch.org/news/healthy-families-act-pto-recently-news-6854/)

    Highly Rated News Articles

    • Healthy Families Act could give sick leave for LGBT families - May 18, 2009 by Tips-Q GLBT News - ... from HRC Senior Counsel Cristina Finch: Yesterday, Representative Rosa DeLauro reintroduced the Healthy Families Act (HR 2460) in the 111th Congress. ...

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      As noted by Tips-Q GLBT News on May 18, 2009, "... from HRC Senior Counsel Cristina Finch: Yesterday, Representative Rosa DeLauro reintroduced the Healthy Families Act (HR 2460) in the 111th Congress. ..." (http://www.tips-q.com/news/msm/938359-healthy-families-act-could-give-sick-leave-lgbt-families)
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