To require the Securities and Exchange Commission to establish a Gender Diversity Advisory Group to study and make recommendations on strategies to increase gender diversity among the members of the board of directors of issuers, to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require issuers to make disclosures to shareholders with respect to gender diversity, and for other purposes.
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Mar 7, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 7, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 12th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 7, 2016
Length: 3 pages
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H.R. 4718 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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