S.Res.500 - A resolution celebrating the accomplishments of title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, also known as the Patsy Takemoto Mink Equal Opportunity in Education Act, and recognizing the need to continue pursuing the goal of equal educational opportunities for all women and girls.112th Congress (2011-2012)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Murray, Patty [D-WA] (Introduced 06/20/2012)|
|Latest Action:||06/20/2012 Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.500 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (06/20/2012)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Celebrates the accomplishments of title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, also known as the Patsy Takemoto Mink Equal Opportunity in Education Act, in increasing opportunities for women and girls in all facets of education.
Reaffirms the Act's commitment to and continued importance in: (1) ending discrimination against women and girls in elementary, secondary, and higher education; and (2) providing them with equal opportunities in athletics.