The U.N. Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW): Issues in the U.S. Ratification Debate Metadata

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Title

  • Main Title The U.N. Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW): Issues in the U.S. Ratification Debate

Creator

  • Author: Feder, Jody
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Legislative Attorney
  • Author: Brougher, Cynthia
    Creator Type: Personal
    Creator Info: Legislative Attorney

Publisher

  • Name: Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service.
    Place of Publication: Washington D.C.

Date

  • Creation: 2011-01-06

Language

  • English

Description

  • Content Description: This report discusses issues surrounding the proposed Employment Non-Discrimination Act, which would prohibit discrimination based on an individual's actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity by public and private employers in hiring, discharge, compensation, and other terms and conditions of employment.

Subject

  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Labor
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Sex discrimination
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Sexual orientation
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Sex change
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Discrimination
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Civil rights
  • Legislative Indexing Vocabulary: Minorities

Coverage

  • Place Name: United States

Collection

  • Name: Congressional Research Service Reports
    Code: CRSR

Institution

  • Name: UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
    Code: UNTGD

Resource Type

  • Report

Format

  • Text

Identifier

  • CRS Report Number: R40934
  • Accession or Local Control No: R40934_2011Jan06
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc462292