S.Res.294 - A resolution to amend rule XLII of the Standing Rules of the Senate to prohibit employment discrimination in the Senate based on sexual orientation.107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Feinstein, Dianne [D-CA] (Introduced 06/27/2002)|
|Committees:||Senate - Rules and Administration|
|Latest Action:||06/27/2002 Referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration.|
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[Congressional Bills 107th Congress] [From the U.S. Government Printing Office] [S. Res. 294 Introduced in Senate (IS)] 107th CONGRESS 2d Session S. RES. 294 To amend rule XLII of the Standing Rules of the Senate to prohibit employment discrimination in the Senate based on sexual orientation. _______________________________________________________________________ IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES June 27, 2002 Mrs. Feinstein (for herself, Mr. Specter, Mr. Daschle, Mr. Dodd, Mr. Torricelli, Mr. Feingold, Mr. Dayton, Ms. Stabenow, Mr. Durbin, Mr. Jeffords, Mr. Kennedy, Mr. Inouye, Ms. Cantwell, Mr. Leahy, Mr. Wyden, Mrs. Boxer, Mr. Reed, Mr. Akaka, Mr. Harkin, Mrs. Clinton, Mr. Reid, Mrs. Murray, Mr. Corzine, Mr. Bingaman, Ms. Mikulski, Mr. Bayh, Mr. Levin, Mr. Wellstone, Mr. Kerry, Ms. Collins, Mr. Lieberman, Ms. Landrieu, Mr. Edwards, Mr. Smith of Oregon, Mr. Biden, Mr. Schumer, Mr. Chafee, Mr. Sarbanes, Mr. Kohl, Mrs. Carnahan, Mr. Carper, Mr. Nelson of Florida, and Mr. Cleland) submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Rules and Administration _______________________________________________________________________ RESOLUTION To amend rule XLII of the Standing Rules of the Senate to prohibit employment discrimination in the Senate based on sexual orientation. Resolved, SECTION 1. AMENDMENT TO THE STANDING RULES OF THE SENATE. Paragraph 1 of rule XLII of the Standing Rules of the Senate is amended by striking ``or state of physical handicap'' and inserting ``state of physical handicap, or sexual orientation''. <all>