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H.Res. 101 (110th): Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Senate should ratify the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).


The text of the resolution below is as of Jan 24, 2007 (Introduced). The resolution was not adopted.


IV

110th CONGRESS

1st Session

H. RES. 101

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 24, 2007

(for herself, Mr. Grijalva, Mr. Moore of Kansas, Mr. Olver, Mr. Kennedy, Mr. Stark, Mr. Hastings of Florida, Mrs. Capps, Mr. Moran of Virginia, Mrs. Maloney of New York, Mr. Crowley, Mr. Gutierrez, Ms. McCollum of Minnesota, Mr. Davis of Illinois, Mr. Udall of New Mexico, Ms. Norton, Mrs. Napolitano, Ms. Waters, Mr. Farr, Mr. Schiff, Ms. Linda T. Sánchez of California, Mr. Honda, Mr. Capuano, Ms. DeLauro, Mr. Miller of North Carolina, Mr. Waxman, Mr. Wexler, Ms. Baldwin, Mr. Berman, Mr. Filner, Mr. Pascrell, Mr. Markey, Mr. Allen, Mr. Kucinich, Ms. Eddie Bernice Johnson of Texas, Ms. Herseth, Ms. Harman, Mr. Al Green of Texas, Ms. Eshoo, Ms. Moore of Wisconsin, Ms. Solis, Ms. Slaughter, Mr. Lewis of Georgia, Ms. Millender-McDonald, Mr. Cummings, Ms. Jackson-Lee of Texas, Mr. Frank of Massachusetts, Mr. Fattah, and Ms. Kaptur) submitted the following resolution; which was referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs

RESOLUTION

Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives that the Senate should ratify the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW).

That it is the sense of the House of Representatives that—

(1)

the full realization of the rights of women is vital to the development and well-being of people of all nations; and

(2)

the Senate should, therefore, give its advice and consent to the ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women.