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S. 367 (110th): Decent Working Conditions and Fair Competition Act

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A bill 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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Sponsor and status

Byron Dorgan

Sponsor. Senator for North Dakota. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jan 23, 2007
Length: 21 pages
Introduced
Jan 23, 2007
110th Congress (2007–2009)
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 23, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.

Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).

Cosponsors

25 Cosponsors (23 Democrats, 1 Republican, 1 Independent)

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History

Jan 23, 2007
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

S. 367 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 367. This is the one from the 110th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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