House OKs Women's Council Changes

1 decade 3 years 2 months ago Wednesday, April 05 2006 Apr 5, 2006 Wednesday, April 05, 2006 1:06:41 PM CDT April 05, 2006 in News
The bill would expand the council's mission to include helping women making a transition "from work to home," operating home-based businesses and working part-time from home. House Republican Marilyn Ruestman of Joplin serves on the council and sponsored the bill. She says the measure recognizes that new technology makes it easier for women to work from home. The House approved the bill 90 to 63 along party lines yesterday and sent it to the Senate.

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