"Laws prohibiting women from serving in air and naval combat units were repealed in the early 1990s. However, until recently, it has been Dept. of Defense policy to restrict women from certain combat-related units and military occupations...."
Women in National Governments around the Globe: Fact Sheet
"Public Law 100-9, P.L. 100-9 designated March as Women's History month on March 12, 1987....this fact sheet is designed to assist congressional offices with work related to Women's History month. It provides links to sample congressional speeches and recognitions..."