H.R.4307 - Forcing Out Underage Labor Act of 1996104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., II [D-MA-8] (Introduced 09/28/1996)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; International Relations|
|Latest Action:||10/07/1996 Referred to the Subcommittee on International Operations and Human Rights. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.4307 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (09/28/1996)
Forcing Out Underage Labor Act of 1996 - Directs the Secretary of Labor to identify countries that manufacture soccer balls with the use of child labor. Prohibits the importation of such an item into the United States, unless it contains a label stating that it is not a product of child labor. Sets forth both civil and criminal penalties for violation of this prohibition.
Authorizes appropriations for a U.S. contribution to the International Labor Organization for the activities of the International Program on the Elimination of Child Labor and the United Nations Commission on Human Rights for certain activities related to bonded child labor.