Summary: H.Res.683 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (04/14/2016)

Expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the United States should:

  • support policies that create safe and decent jobs in developing countries,
  • support policies that reduce gender-based violence and other forms of discrimination at work,
  • encourage the development of an International Labour Conference Convention to address gender-based violence at work,
  • promote labor rights in trade agreements and enforce the right of women and other workers to join unions, and
  • encourage U.S. companies with international supply chains and U.S. procurement agencies to ensure that their products are produced in workplaces that work to end gender-based workplace violence and respect the rights of women workers.