S. 337 - FAMILY Act

Labor and employment. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
Sponsor:
Summary:
A bill to provide paid family and medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

FAMILY Act

S. 337 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to provide paid family and medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to provide paid family and medical leave benefits to certain individuals, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • FAMILY Act
  • FAMILY Act
  • Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act
  • Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act
  • FAMILY Act
Sponsor
Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Labor and employment
  • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
  • Adult day care
  • Advisory bodies
  • Child care and development
  • Civil actions and liability
  • Congressional oversight
  • Disability assistance
  • Employee benefits and pensions
  • Employee leave
  • Employment discrimination and employee rights
  • Employment taxes
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Government studies and investigations
  • Government trust funds
  • Railroads
  • Social Security Administration
  • Social security and elderly assistance
  • Transportation employees
  • Wages and earnings
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced2/07/2017
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/07/2017
2/07/2017Introduced in Senate
2/07/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus
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Contributions

  1. November - December 2010 For $117,766 Against $0
  2. January - February 2011 For $559,858 Against $0
  3. March - April 2011 For $1,126,143 Against $0
  4. May - June 2011 For $1,333,399 Against $0
  5. July - August 2011 For $653,374 Against $0
  6. September - October 2011 For $1,723,327 Against $0
  7. November - December 2011 For $1,694,034 Against $0
  8. January - February 2012 For $1,161,864 Against $0
  9. March - April 2012 For $1,999,435 Against $0
  10. May - June 2012 For $2,702,370 Against $0
  11. July - August 2012 For $2,327,244 Against $0
  12. September - October 2012 For $5,316,426 Against $0
  13. November - December 2012 For $504,404 Against $0
  14. January - February 2013 For $390,298 Against $0
  15. March - April 2013 For $1,290,290 Against $0
  16. May - June 2013 For $1,127,523 Against $0
  17. July - August 2013 For $417,203 Against $0
  18. September - October 2013 For $809,331 Against $0
  19. November - December 2013 For $763,756 Against $0
  20. January - February 2014 For $604,130 Against $0
  21. March - April 2014 For $1,087,840 Against $0
  22. May - June 2014 For $1,671,895 Against $0
  23. July - August 2014 For $953,958 Against $0
  24. September - October 2014 For $2,207,572 Against $0
  25. November - December 2014 For $276,888 Against $0
  26. January - February 2015 For $458,610 Against $0
  27. March - April 2015 For $1,462,579 Against $0
  28. May - June 2015 For $1,341,432 Against $0
  29. July - August 2015 For $752,731 Against $0
  30. September - October 2015 For $1,434,917 Against $0
  31. November - December 2015 For $1,434,441 Against $0
  32. January - February 2016 For $956,867 Against $0
  33. March - April 2016 For $2,004,114 Against $0
  34. May - June 2016 For $2,603,341 Against $0
  35. July - August 2016 For $2,525,999 Against $0
  36. September - October 2016 For $4,255,991 Against $0
  37. November - December 2016 For $333,493 Against $0

Votes

    45 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    FAMILY Act

    45 organizations support this bill

    9to5
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    9to5 California
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    A Better Balance
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Academic Pediatric Association
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    AFL-CIO
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    American Academy of Pediatrics
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    American Association of University Women
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    American Federation of Teachers
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    American Pediatric Society
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    American Psychological Association
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    American Public Health Association
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    American Sustainable Business Council
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Association of Medical School Pediatric Department Chairs
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Black Women's Roundtable
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Caring Across Generations
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Caring Economy Campaign
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Center for American Progress
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Center for Law and Social Policy
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Common Sense Kids Action
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Communications Workers of America
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Faith in Public Life
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Family Values @ Work (FV@W)
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    First Focus Campaign for Children
    Lesley, Bruce (2017, February 9). First Focus Campaign for Children FAMILY Act Letter of Support. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from First Focus Campaign for Children.
    Human Rights Campaign
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Interfaith Worker Justice
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Jewish Women International
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Jobs With Justice
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    labor project for working families
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Main Street Alliance
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Make It Work
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Mi Familia Vota
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    MomsRising
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    National Council of Jewish Women
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    national hispanic council on aging
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    National Partnership for Women & Families
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    National Women's Law Center
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    PICO National Network
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Service Employees International Union
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Small Business Majority
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Society for Pediatric Research
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    United Food and Commercial Workers International Union
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    Young Invincibles
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    YWCA USA
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.
    ZERO TO THREE
    Undersigned organizations (2017, February 7). Organizations Endorsing the Family And Medical Insurance Leave (FAMILY) Act. Retrieved February 23, 2017, from National Partnership for Women & Families.

    0 organizations oppose this bill

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Support
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Oppose
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$205,516$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$2,122,768$0
    John BarrassoRWY$333,793$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$1,534,495$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$263,789$0
    Roy BluntRMO$323,080$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$503,059$0
    John BoozmanRAR$109,215$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$1,549,155$0
    Richard BurrRNC$251,350$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$308,447$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$193,632$0
    Ben CardinDMD$396,109$0
    Tom CarperDDE$110,330$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$427,399$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$826,346$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$100,859$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$233,650$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$183,722$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$225,365$0
    John CornynRTX$364,208$0
    Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$3,759,872$0
    Tom CottonRAR$264,749$0
    Mike CrapoRID$96,727$0
    Ted CruzRTX$235,396$0
    Steve DainesRMT$72,650$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$263,543$0
    Tammy DuckworthDIL$3,277,059$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$318,154$0
    Mike EnziRWY$106,650$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$39,414$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$325,393$0
    Deb FischerRNE$91,989$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$94,600$0
    Al FrankenDMN$600,026$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$158,283$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,075,068$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$170,740$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$160,535$0
    Kamala D. HarrisDCA$1,471,729$0
    Margaret Wood HassanDNH$2,754,897$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$313,772$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$626,963$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$341,988$0
    Dean HellerRNV$142,950$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$664,184$0
    John HoevenRND$18,043$0
    Jim InhofeROK$35,600$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$206,175$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$160,350$0
    Tim KaineDVA$1,417,402$0
    John KennedyRLA$30,400$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$143,952$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$451,550$0
    James LankfordROK$141,796$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$169,593$0
    Mike LeeRUT$39,858$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$124,273$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$809,506$0
    John McCainRAZ$135,453$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,684,562$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$474,900$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$315,836$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$455,100$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$92,450$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$69,376$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$720,312$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$1,024,585$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$355,765$0
    Rand PaulRKY$232,833$0
    David PerdueRGA$119,250$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$1,307,527$0
    Rob PortmanROH$340,076$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$131,775$0
    Jim RischRID$37,850$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$142,314$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$72,254$0
    Marco RubioRFL$128,930$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$466,621$0
    Ben SasseRNE$86,741$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$550,432$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$595,713$0
    Tim ScottRSC$268,097$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$17,250$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$1,387,310$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$19,900$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$781,273$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$42,156$0
    Jon TesterDMT$820,821$0
    John ThuneRSD$137,236$0
    Thom TillisRNC$169,429$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$347,468$0
    Tom UdallDNM$423,742$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD$1,019,947$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$338,782$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$4,163,860$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$276,130$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$63,250$0
    Ron WydenDOR$631,721$0
    Todd YoungRIN$193,700$0

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Support
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Oppose
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$205,516$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$2,122,768$0
    John BarrassoRWY$333,793$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$1,534,495$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$263,789$0
    Roy BluntRMO$323,080$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$503,059$0
    John BoozmanRAR$109,215$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$1,549,155$0
    Richard BurrRNC$251,350$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$308,447$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$193,632$0
    Ben CardinDMD$396,109$0
    Tom CarperDDE$110,330$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$427,399$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$826,346$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$100,859$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$233,650$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$183,722$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$225,365$0
    John CornynRTX$364,208$0
    Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$3,759,872$0
    Tom CottonRAR$264,749$0
    Mike CrapoRID$96,727$0
    Ted CruzRTX$235,396$0
    Steve DainesRMT$72,650$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$263,543$0
    Tammy DuckworthDIL$3,277,059$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$318,154$0
    Mike EnziRWY$106,650$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$39,414$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$325,393$0
    Deb FischerRNE$91,989$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$94,600$0
    Al FrankenDMN$600,026$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$158,283$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$1,075,068$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$170,740$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$160,535$0
    Kamala D. HarrisDCA$1,471,729$0
    Margaret Wood HassanDNH$2,754,897$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$313,772$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$626,963$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$341,988$0
    Dean HellerRNV$142,950$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$664,184$0
    John HoevenRND$18,043$0
    Jim InhofeROK$35,600$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$206,175$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$160,350$0
    Tim KaineDVA$1,417,402$0
    John KennedyRLA$30,400$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$143,952$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$451,550$0
    James LankfordROK$141,796$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$169,593$0
    Mike LeeRUT$39,858$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$124,273$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$809,506$0
    John McCainRAZ$135,453$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,684,562$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$474,900$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$315,836$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$455,100$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$92,450$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$69,376$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$720,312$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$1,024,585$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$355,765$0
    Rand PaulRKY$232,833$0
    David PerdueRGA$119,250$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$1,307,527$0
    Rob PortmanROH$340,076$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$131,775$0
    Jim RischRID$37,850$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$142,314$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$72,254$0
    Marco RubioRFL$128,930$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$466,621$0
    Ben SasseRNE$86,741$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$550,432$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$595,713$0
    Tim ScottRSC$268,097$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$17,250$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$1,387,310$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$19,900$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$781,273$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$42,156$0
    Jon TesterDMT$820,821$0
    John ThuneRSD$137,236$0
    Thom TillisRNC$169,429$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$347,468$0
    Tom UdallDNM$423,742$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD$1,019,947$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$338,782$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$4,163,860$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$276,130$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$63,250$0
    Ron WydenDOR$631,721$0
    Todd YoungRIN$193,700$0

    Interest Groups that support this bill

    $ Donated
    Women's issues$13,641,171
    Other physician specialists$10,492,565
    Democratic/Liberal$10,463,497
    Environmental policy$6,497,094
    Psychiatrists & psychologists$1,649,775
    Minority/Ethnic Groups$1,423,851
    Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,811
    Teachers unions$1,098,465
    Gay & lesbian rights & issues$950,346
    Children's rights$676,236
    Health & welfare policy$632,146
    Churches, clergy & religious organizations$563,462
    Medical schools$544,550
    Food service & related unions$526,579
    Commercial service unions$458,516
    Communications & hi-tech unions$382,400
    Small business associations$379,819
    Elderly issues/Social Security$259,310
    Labor Unions$214,450
    Other unions$151,500
    Human Rights$66,650
    Consumer groups$10,650

    Interest Groups that oppose this bill

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