ERIC Number: ED151706
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Jun-29
Reference Count: 0
Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Employment Opportunities of the Committee on Education and Labor on Legislation to Prohibit Sex Discrimination on the Basis of Pregnancy, Part 2, H.R. 5055 and H.R. 6075. House of Representatives, Ninety-fifth Congress, First Session.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
This congressional hearing presents testimony regarding H.R. 5055 and H.R. 6075, which would prohibit sex discrimination on the basis of pregnancy. Testimony from various representatives of business and industry is included, as well as a number of prepared statements and letters. Arguments are presented on both sides, focusing on issues such as the possibility of increased costs to employers, the question of discrimination against women, and possible effects on the birth rate. (Author/BP)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Education and Labor.
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