H.Res. 700 (112th): Recognizing the 40th anniversary of the enactment of Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, which prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in Federally funded education programs or activities.


Jun 21, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This resolution was introduced on June 21, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Louise Slaughter
Representative for New York's 28th congressional district


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Summary (CRS)
6/21/2012--Introduced.Recognizes the 40th anniversary of title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (prohibits discrimination on the basis of sex in federally funded education programs or activities) as landmark legislation ...

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The “H.Res.” in “H.Res. 700” means this is a House simple resolution in the United States Congress. A simple resolution is used for matters that affect just one chamber of Congress, often to change the rules of the chamber to set the manner of debate for a related bill. It must be agreed to in the chamber in which it was introduced. It is not voted on in the other chamber and does not have the force of law.

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Jun 21, 2012


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