Letter

On September 17, 2020 the House of Representatives passed the Pregnant Workers Fairness Act (PWFA) in a bipartisan 329-73 vote—with 103 Republicans voting in support of the bill. This legislation would require employers to make reasonable accommodations for those pregnant employees who need them — just like the law already clearly requires for employees with disabilities.

This strong vote was due in no small part to hundreds of organizations coming together to demonstrate strong support for the bill. During the floor vote, the following coalition support letters were entered into the record in support of the bill:

Published On: January 25, 2021Associated Issues: Pregnancy, Parenting & the WorkplaceWorkplace Justice
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