S.Res.376 - A resolution supporting the goals of International Women's Day.113th Congress (2013-2014)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH] (Introduced 03/06/2014)|
|Committees:||Senate - Foreign Relations|
|Latest Action:||03/13/2014 Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and an amended preamble by Unanimous Consent.|
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Summary: S.Res.376 — 113th Congress (2013-2014)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Passed Senate without amendment (03/13/2014)
(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 that the empowerment of women is linked to the potential of countries to generate economic growth, sustainable democracy, and inclusive security.
Honors the women in the United States and around the world who have worked to ensure that women are guaranteed equality and basic human rights.
Reaffirms the Senate's commitment to ending discrimination and violence against women and girls and to pursuing policies that guarantee the basic human rights of women and girls worldwide, and to promoting meaningful participation of women in all aspects of their societies and communities.