Summary: H.R.653 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House without amendment (05/17/2017)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The expanded summary of the House reported version is repeated here.)

Federal Intern Protection Act of 2017

(Sec. 2) This bill extends protections against discrimination in a federal workplace based on race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability to interns (individuals who perform uncompensated voluntary service in a federal agency to earn credit awarded by an educational institution or to learn a trade or occupation) and applicants for internships.