H.R. 3226: Business Supply Chain Transparency on Trafficking and Slavery Act of 2015

Introduced:

Jul 27, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Jul 27, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on July 27, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Carolyn Maloney

Representative for New York's 12th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 27, 2015
Length: 13 pages

Prognosis:

2% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require certain companies to disclose information describing any measures the company has taken 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 titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Jul 27, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

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