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H.Con.Res. 29: Expressing the sense of Congress that female athletes be paid the same as their male counterparts and organizers of world-class competitions actively take part in combating the wage gap.

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Kathy Castor

Sponsor. Representative for Florida's 14th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Apr 2, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Apr 2, 2019
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Introduced on Apr 2, 2019

This resolution is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 2, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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Apr 2, 2019
 
Introduced

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H.Con.Res. 29 is a concurrent resolution in the United States Congress.

A concurrent resolution is often used for matters that affect the rules of Congress or to express the sentiment of Congress. It must be agreed to by both the House and Senate in identical form but is not signed by the President and does not carry the force of law.

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