H.R.1611 To require the Securities and Exchange Commission to establish a Gender Diversity Advisory Group to study and make recommendations on strategies to increase gender diversity among the members of the board of directors of issuers, to amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require issuers to make disclosures to shareholders with respect to gender diversity, and for other purposes.

Sponsored by Carolyn B. Maloney (D).  Introduced on March 17, 2017 in the House Financial Services Committee.  The last major action was Referred to the House Committee on Financial Services which took place on March 17, 2017.

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This legislation was co-sponsored by Debbie Dingell (D), Lynn Jenkins (R), and Donald Beyer (D).