H.R. 2759 (112th): Business Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery Act

Introduced:

Aug 1, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on August 1, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 14th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 1, 2011
Length: 11 pages

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.

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History

Aug 1, 2011
 
Introduced

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Cosponsors
8 cosponsors (7D, 1R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

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H.R. 3589 (Related)
Trafficking Victims Protection Reauthorization Act of 2011

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Dec 7, 2011

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