S.2474 - Fair Treatment of Israel in Product Labeling Act of 2016114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Cotton, Tom [R-AR] (Introduced 02/01/2016)|
|Committees:||Senate - Finance|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 02/01/2016 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2474 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/01/2016)
Fair Treatment of Israel in Product Labeling Act of 2016
This bill requires that, for goods produced or originating in the areas known as the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, proper markings for country of origin include: (1) Israel, (2) Product of Israel, (3) Made in Israel, (4) West Bank, (5) Gaza, (6) Gaza Strip, (7) West Bank/Gaza, or (8) West Bank/Gaza Strip.
Neither the Department of the Treasury, the Department of State, the Department of Homeland Security, nor any competent official of another federal department or agency shall prohibit the use of any such markings for purposes of country of origin marking requirements.