About the bill
- Full Title
To require companies to include in their annual reports to the Securities and Exchange Commission a disclosure describing any measures the company has taken during the year to identify and address conditions of forced labor, slavery, human trafficking, and the worst forms of child labor within the company's supply chains.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
8 cosponsors (7D, 1R) (show)(joined Aug 1, 2011)(joined Aug 1, 2011)(joined Aug 1, 2011)(joined Aug 5, 2011)(joined Sep 14, 2011)(joined Apr 16, 2012)(joined Sep 12, 2012)(joined Sep 12, 2012)
- Committee Assignments
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 2759 — 112th Congress: Business Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2759
“H.R. 2759 — 112th Congress: Business Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2011. May 2, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr2759>
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