Summary: H.R.3721 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (09/08/2017)

Labor, Human, and Civil Rights Trade Policy Act

This bill amends the Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 to require trade agreement implementing bills to: (1) achieve the negotiating objectives of adherence by parties to internationally recognized core labor standards; and (2) ensure that parties demonstrate respect for internationally recognized human rights, as indicated through assessments over a period of at least 10 years. For purposes of the meaning of core labor standards, the bill expands the definition of employment discrimination.