US SB463 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 33-2)
Status: Introduced on February 12 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-02-12 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
Pending: Senate Finance Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

FAMILY Act Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act This bill establishes the Office of Paid Family and Medical Leave within the Social Security Administration. The bill entitles every individual to a family and medical leave insurance (FMLI) benefit payment for a specified benefit period and prescribes a formula for determining the individual's monthly benefit amount. An FMLI benefit payment shall be coordinated with any periodic benefits received under a state or local temporary disability insurance or family leave program. The bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to impose a tax on employers, employees, and self-employed individuals to fund FMLI benefits. It also establishes the Federal Family and Medical Leave Insurance Trust Fund to hold tax revenues.

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Title

FAMILY Act Family and Medical Insurance Leave Act

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History

DateChamberAction
2019-02-12SenateRead twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

Same As/Similar To

HB1185 (Same As) 2019-02-13 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Worker and Family Support.
SB3513 (Related) 2020-03-17 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
HB6442 (Related) 2020-04-03 - Referred to the Committee on Education and Labor, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Oversight and Reform, House Administration, and the Judiciary, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.

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