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S. 1283 - Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act

Labor and employment. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to permit leave to care for a same-sex spouse, domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been introduced. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act

S. 1283 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to permit leave to care for a same-sex spouse, domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to permit leave to care for a same-sex spouse, domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition.
Other Titles
  • Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act
Sponsor
Richard J. Durbin
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Labor and employment
  • Employee leave
  • Government employee pay, benefits, personnel management
  • Home and outpatient care
  • Marriage and family status
  • Sex, gender, sexual orientation discrimination
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced6/28/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced6/28/2011
6/28/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
6/28/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.
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Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

62 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act

62 organizations supported this bill

9to5
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
A Better Balance
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Action Now
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
AIDS Foundation of Chicago
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
AIDS Institute
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
AIDS Legal Council of Chicago
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
American Academy of Pediatrics
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
American Association of People With Disabilities
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
American Association of University Women
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
American Civil Liberties Union
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
American Federation of Teachers
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
American Medical Student Association
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Association of University Centers on Disabilities
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Business and Professional Women's Foundation
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Center for American Progress
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Center for Law and Social Policy
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Center for Partnership Studies and the Caring Economics Campaign
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Coalition of Labor Union Women
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Coalition on Human Needs
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Communications Workers of America
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Direct Care Alliance
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Families USA
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Family Equality Council
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Freedom to Marry
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Gay & Lesbian Advocates & Defenders
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
HIV Prevention Justice Alliance
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Human Rights Campaign
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
IFPTE Local 20
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Immigration Equality Action Fund
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Jewish Alliance for Law and Social Action
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Jobs With Justice
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Labor Project for Working Families
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Asian Pacific American Women's Forum
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Center for Transgender Equality
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Center on Caregiving
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Child Abuse Coalition
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Coalition for LGBT Health
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Council of Jewish Women
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Council of Women's Organizations
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Employment Law Project
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Gay and Lesbian Task Force
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Hispanic Council on Aging
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Organization for Women
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Partnership for Women & Families
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Respite Coalition
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Treasury Employees Union
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
National Women's Health Network
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
New York Paid Leave Coalition
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
People for the American Way
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
PFLAG
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Pomona Economic Opportunity Center
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Professional and Technical Employees Local 17
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Service Employees International Union
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Services and Advocacy for GLBT Elders
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
United Church of Christ
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
United Food and Commercial Workers International Union
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Wider Opportunities for Women
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.
Women Employed
undersigned organizations (2011, June 22). Dear Senator/Representative:. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from ACLU.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$19,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$225,811$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$65,200$0
John BarrassoRWY$311,800$0
Max BaucusDMT$424,449$0
Mark BegichDAK$528,260$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$657,797$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$16,500$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$312,789$0
Roy BluntRMO$292,301$0
John BoozmanRAR$110,850$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$2,534,553$0
Scott P. BrownRMA$610,458$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,929,874$0
Richard BurrRNC$172,510$0
Maria CantwellDWA$344,650$0
Ben CardinDMD$348,535$0
Tom CarperDDE$107,966$0
Bob CaseyDPA$581,744$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$234,218$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$60,550$0
Tom CoburnROK$50,750$0
William Thad CochranRMS$47,150$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$274,579$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$20,300$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$208,322$0
Bob CorkerRTN$351,342$0
John CornynRTX$442,873$0
Mike CrapoRID$47,122$0
Jim DeMintRSC$74,050$0
Dick DurbinDIL$603,661$0
Mike EnziRWY$36,050$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$465,521$0
Al FrankenDMN$1,629,535$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$2,565,116$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$107,735$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$130,310$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$2,581,378$0
Tom HarkinDIA$487,738$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$167,350$0
Dean HellerRNV$206,892$0
John HoevenRND$48,560$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$64,100$0
Jim InhofeROK$75,683$0
Dan InouyeDHI$150,100$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$111,800$0
Mike JohannsRNE$49,750$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$109,597$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$472,187$0
John F. KerryDMA$582,507$0
Mark KirkRIL$477,610$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$535,345$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$11,500$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$690,159$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$517,150$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$187,875$0
Mike LeeRUT$17,699$0
Carl LevinDMI$438,885$0
Joe LiebermanICT$4,000$0
Dick LugarRIN$111,806$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$352,079$0
John McCainRAZ$138,060$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$2,043,469$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$573,150$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$707,700$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$801,152$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$331,954$0
Jerry MoranRKS$102,750$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$69,233$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,061,738$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$138,910$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$641,333$0
Rand PaulRKY$252,413$0
Rob PortmanROH$181,000$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$185,295$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$191,850$0
Harry ReidDNV$1,023,329$0
Jim RischRID$16,650$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$120,700$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$298,400$0
Marco RubioRFL$349,221$0
Bernie SandersIVT$417,601$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$466,428$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$82,250$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$1,621,807$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$68,050$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$71,450$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$955,191$0
Jon TesterDMT$712,234$0
John ThuneRSD$103,675$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$285,558$0
Mark UdallDCO$1,018,039$0
Tom UdallDNM$843,910$0
David VitterRLA$303,031$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,681,354$0
Jim WebbDVA$39,500$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$191,640$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$185,075$0
Ron WydenDOR$336,700$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$19,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$225,811$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$65,200$0
John BarrassoRWY$311,800$0
Max BaucusDMT$424,449$0
Mark BegichDAK$528,260$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$657,797$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$16,500$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$312,789$0
Roy BluntRMO$292,301$0
John BoozmanRAR$110,850$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$2,534,553$0
Scott P. BrownRMA$610,458$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$1,929,874$0
Richard BurrRNC$172,510$0
Maria CantwellDWA$344,650$0
Ben CardinDMD$348,535$0
Tom CarperDDE$107,966$0
Bob CaseyDPA$581,744$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$234,218$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$60,550$0
Tom CoburnROK$50,750$0
William Thad CochranRMS$47,150$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$274,579$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$20,300$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$208,322$0
Bob CorkerRTN$351,342$0
John CornynRTX$442,873$0
Mike CrapoRID$47,122$0
Jim DeMintRSC$74,050$0
Dick DurbinDIL$603,661$0
Mike EnziRWY$36,050$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$465,521$0
Al FrankenDMN$1,629,535$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$2,565,116$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$107,735$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$130,310$0
Kay R. HaganDNC$2,581,378$0
Tom HarkinDIA$487,738$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$167,350$0
Dean HellerRNV$206,892$0
John HoevenRND$48,560$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$64,100$0
Jim InhofeROK$75,683$0
Dan InouyeDHI$150,100$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$111,800$0
Mike JohannsRNE$49,750$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$109,597$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$472,187$0
John F. KerryDMA$582,507$0
Mark KirkRIL$477,610$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$535,345$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$11,500$0
Mary L. LandrieuDLA$690,159$0
Frank R. LautenbergDNJ$517,150$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$187,875$0
Mike LeeRUT$17,699$0
Carl LevinDMI$438,885$0
Joe LiebermanICT$4,000$0
Dick LugarRIN$111,806$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$352,079$0
John McCainRAZ$138,060$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$2,043,469$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$573,150$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$707,700$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$801,152$0
Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$331,954$0
Jerry MoranRKS$102,750$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$69,233$0
Patty MurrayDWA$1,061,738$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$138,910$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$641,333$0
Rand PaulRKY$252,413$0
Rob PortmanROH$181,000$0
Mark L. PryorDAR$185,295$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$191,850$0
Harry ReidDNV$1,023,329$0
Jim RischRID$16,650$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$120,700$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$298,400$0
Marco RubioRFL$349,221$0
Bernie SandersIVT$417,601$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$466,428$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$82,250$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$1,621,807$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$68,050$0
Olympia J. SnoweRME$71,450$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$955,191$0
Jon TesterDMT$712,234$0
John ThuneRSD$103,675$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$285,558$0
Mark UdallDCO$1,018,039$0
Tom UdallDNM$843,910$0
David VitterRLA$303,031$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,681,354$0
Jim WebbDVA$39,500$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$191,640$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$185,075$0
Ron WydenDOR$336,700$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Democratic/Liberal$11,571,318
Physicians$9,488,455
Women's issues$7,166,710
Schools & colleges$6,736,272
Health, Education & Human Resources$1,648,111
Federal employees unions$1,032,780
Teachers unions$1,026,450
Minority/Ethnic Groups$893,441
Gay & lesbian rights & issues$595,245
Children's rights$577,967
Food service & related unions$514,947
State & local govt employee unions$509,720
Health & welfare policy$449,450
Welfare & Social Work$373,065
Communications & hi-tech unions$369,600
Churches, clergy & religious organizations$354,158
Labor Unions$279,950
Health professionals$212,425
Other unions$152,167
Human Rights$38,900
AIDS treatment & testing$16,650
Immigration Rights Policy$0

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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