H.AMDT.179 to H.R.626

Amendment directs the Office of Personnel Management to take into consideration the impact of increased paid parental leave on lower-income and economically disadvantaged employees and their children when evaluating whether to promulgate regulations increasing the amount of paid parental leave offered to federal employees.

H.AMDT.179(A002)
Amends: H.R.626
Sponsor: Rep Green, Al [TX-9](offered 6/4/2009)

AMENDMENT DESCRIPTION:
Amendment directs the Office of Personnel Management to take into consideration the impact of increased paid parental leave on lower-income and economically disadvantaged employees and their children when evaluating whether to promulgate regulations increasing the amount of paid parental leave offered to federal employees.

AMENDMENT PURPOSE:
An amendment numbered 2 printed in House Report 111-133 to direct the Office of Personnel Management to take into consideration the impact of increased paid parental leave on lower-income and economically disadvantaged employees and their children when evaluating whether to promulgate regulations increasing the amount of paid parental leave offered to federal employees.

STATUS:

    6/4/2009 7:01pm:
    Amendment (A002) offered by Mr. Green, Al. (consideration: CR H6235-6236; text: CR H6235-6236)
    6/4/2009 7:04pm:
    On agreeing to the Green, Al amendment (A002) Agreed to by voice vote.

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