Amendment, as offered, prohibits the use of funds for government contractors who discriminate against LGBT employees. As amended by the Pitts amendment, the Federal government must not contravene the 1st Amendment, the 14th amendment, or Article I of the Constitution as it deals with contractors.

Purpose:

An amendment to prohibit the use of funds in contravention of Executive Order No. 13672 of July 21, 2014 ("Further Amendments to Executive order 11478, Equal Employment in the Federal Government, and Executive Order 11246, Equal Employment Opportunity").

House Amendment Code:

(A047)

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