Vote — Jul 30, 2015 1:47 p.m.
Bill Passed 91/4
Jun 16, 2006
109th Congress, 2005–2006
This bill was introduced on June 16, 2006, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Ohio's 13th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 16, 2006
Length: 20 pages
To amend the Tariff Act of 1930 to prohibit the import, export, and sale of goods made with sweatshop labor, and for other purposes.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 8, 2006
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5635 — 109th Congress: Decent Working Conditions and Fair Competition Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5635
“H.R. 5635 — 109th Congress: Decent Working Conditions and Fair Competition Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2006. July 31, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/hr5635>
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