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H.RES.19: 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).

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Sponsor Carolyn B. Maloney, D-N.Y.
Total Cosponsors 63 (All Democrats)
Introduced Jan. 4, 2013
Latest Major Action Jan. 4, 2013
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Bill Summary

Expresses 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.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

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Jan. 4, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs.