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house Bill H.R. 652

Congressional Intern Protection Act of 2017

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Title

Congressional Intern Protection Act of 2017

Official Title

To amend the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to protect unpaid interns in the legislative branch from workplace harassment and discrimination, and for other purposes.

Summary

Congressional Intern Protection Act of 2017 This bill amends the Congressional Accountability Act of 1995 to extend its rights and protections from workplace harassment and discrimination to current or former interns, or applicants for internships in the legislative branch, who perform uncompensated voluntary service for an employing office to earn credit awarded by an educational institution or to learn a trade or occupation.

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      Committee on Administration
    IntroducedJanuary 24th, 2017

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