S.Res.40 - A resolution reaffirming congressional commitment to title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 and its critical role in guaranteeing equal educational opportunities for women and girls, particularly with respect to school athletics.108th Congress (2003-2004)
||Sen. Biden, Joseph R., Jr. [D-DE] (Introduced 01/30/2003)
||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
||01/30/2003 Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)
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Declares that the Senate: (1) reaffirms its commitment to ending all discrimination against women and girls in elementary, secondary, and higher education, and to equal opportunities for women and girls in athletics; (2) recognizes the continued importance of title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 in providing needed protections for women and girls; (3) expresses its concern that rolling back title IX regulations and compliance requirements may jeopardize the extraordinary progress of women and girl athletes; and (4) requests that the President maintain the integrity of title IX by rejecting any attempts to weaken current regulations and interpretations.