ERIC Number: ED096595
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
Commission on the Status of Women. Report and Recommendations to the Governor and the General Assembly June, 1974.
Bone, Jan, Ed.
This report by the Illinois Commission on the Status of Women studied such subjects as employment practices and policies; Illinois labor laws; the family and the employed woman; nondiscriminatory education; and expanded programs to help women as wives, mothers and workers. Its recommendations briefly include: (1) Illinois ratification of the Equal Rights Amendment; (2) implementation of the 1970 Illinois State Constitution as it relates to prohibition of sex discrimination; (3) amendment of the Fair Employment Practices Act; (4) support of state legislative bills on survivor benefits and on increased employment opportunities in state government; and (5) adequate funding for the Commission on the Status of Women. Biographical data is listed for the women senators in the Illinois legislature in June 1974. (Author/HMV)
Descriptors: Bias, Civil Rights, Discriminatory Legislation, Equal Opportunities (Jobs), Females, Nondiscriminatory Education, Research Projects, Sex Discrimination, State Legislation
Documents/Serials Branch, Illinois State Library, Centennial Building, Springfield, Illinois 62756
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Commission on the Status of Women, Springfield.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois