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Passed House without amendment (03/06/2007)

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

Supports the goals of International Women's Day. Recognizes and honors the women who have fought and continue to struggle for equality.

Reaffirms the commitment of the House of Representatives to ending discrimination and violence against women and girls, to ensuring their safety and welfare, and to pursuing policies that guarantee their basic rights.

Encourages the President to: (1) affirm his commitment to pursue policies to protect human rights and civil liberties, particularly of women and girls; and (2) issue a proclamation calling upon the people of the United States to observe International Women's Day.