Congressional Testimony on HR 2517, 'The Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligations Act of 2009"


Publication Date: July 2009

Publisher:

Author(s): M.V. Lee Badgett

Research Area: Government; Labor

Keywords: domestic partner benefits; federal employees

Type: Testimony

Coverage: United States

Abstract:

Williams Institute Research Director Lee Badgett's written testimony delivered to the Congressional Subcommittee on Federal Workforce, Postal Service, and the District of Columbia on HR 2517: Domestic Partnership Benefits and Obligation Act of 2009. If passed, the legislation would extend federal employee benefits to domestic partners of federal workers.