H.R.2678 - International Child Labor Elimination Act of 1997105th Congress (1997-1998)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] (Introduced 10/21/1997)|
|Committees:||House - International Relations; Banking and Financial Services|
|Latest Action:||02/12/1998 Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote.|
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Summary: H.R.2678 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (10/21/1997)
International Child Labor Elimination Act of 1997 - Directs the Secretary of Labor to annually identify foreign countries that do not prohibit child labor, or that have laws prohibiting child labor but do not enforce them, and those industries in such countries in which child labor is used.
Prohibits U.S. bilateral and multilateral assistance to identified countries, with specified exceptions.
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.