ERIC Number: ED250579
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jul-26
Reference Count: 0
The Women's Bureau: Is It Meeting the Needs of Women Workers? Hearing before a Subcommittee of the Committee on Government Operations, House of Representatives, Ninety-Eighth Congress, Second Session.
Congress of the U. S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Government Operations.
Testimony from a congressional oversight hearing on the Women's Bureau, a component of the U.S. Department of Labor, is presented. Concerns are the extent to which the general orientation of the administration has led to some diminution of activities of the sort the Women's Bureau has done in the past and the dismantling or reduction of the Women's Bureau. Testimony includes statements and letters submitted for the record by Representatives in Congress and individuals representing working black women; Women's Bureau, U.S. Department of Labor; Interdepartmental Committee on the Status of Women; Citizens' Advisory Council on Women; National Commission on Working Women; American Association of University Women; Service Employees International Union; Washington Union Women; Center for Education and Research, Coalition of Labor Union Women; Secretary of Labor, U.S. Department of Labor; National Association of Commissions for Women; YMCA of Metropolitan Denver; National Council of Negro Women; and the Tucson Women's Commission. (YLB)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U. S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Government Operations.
Identifiers: Womens Bureau
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