S.Res.291 - A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the Federation Internationale de Football Association should immediately eliminate gender pay inequity and treat all athletes with the same respect and dignity.116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Leahy, Patrick J. [D-VT] (Introduced 07/30/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions|
|Latest Action:||07/30/2019 Referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Res.291 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/30/2019)
This resolution urges (1) the Federation Internationale de Football Association to eliminate gender pay inequity and treat all athletes with respect and dignity; and (2) all other local, state, federal, and international organizations to eliminate gender pay inequity.
The resolution expresses support for an end to gender pay inequity in the workplace, including athletic competitions.