U.S. House of Representatives record vote 428, 110th Congress, Session 2

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Scored vote

Scorecard: AFSCME 2008 House Scorecard

Org. position: Aye

Description:

"The House passed the Federal Employees Paid Parental Leave Act of 2008 (H.R. 578) which provides four weeks of paid leave to federal employees for the birth or adoption of a child."

(Original scorecard available at: http://www.afscme.org/legislation-politics/19812.cfm)

Scored vote

Scorecard: Americans for Democratic Action 2008 House Scorecard

Org. position: Aye

Description:

"Passage of a bill to provide Federal and Congressional employees with pay for 4 of their 12 weeks of parental leave. Employees could also use accrued annual or sick leave for parental leave without being required to demonstrate a medical need for using their sick time for that purpose. The bill authorized the Office of Personnel Management to extend the parental leave period for up to eight weeks."

(Original scorecard available at: http://www.adaction.org/pages/publications/voting-records.php)

Scored vote

Scorecard: National Journal 2008 House Scorecard

Org. position: Aye

Description:

"Permit four weeks of paid leave for federal employees who use parental leave. June 19. (278-146)"

(Original scorecard available at http://www.nationaljournal.com/njmagazine/cs_20090228_4813.php

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