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Titles (3)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Passed House

Uyghur Forced Labor Disclosure Act of 2020

Short Titles as Introduced

Uyghur Forced Labor Disclosure Act of 2020

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 to require issuers to make certain disclosures relating to the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (2)

Date Actions Overview
09/30/2020Passed/agreed to in House: On passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 253 - 163 (Roll no. 210).
03/12/2020Introduced in House

All Actions (17)

Date Chamber All Actions
10/01/2020SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs.
09/30/2020-3:45pmHouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
09/30/2020-3:45pmHouseOn passage Passed by the Yeas and Nays: 253 - 163 (Roll no. 210). (text: CR H5063)
09/30/2020-2:58pmHouseOn motion to recommit with instructions Failed by the Yeas and Nays: 184 - 229 (Roll no. 209).
09/30/2020-2:01pmHouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H5088-5089)
09/30/2020-12:21pmHousePOSTPONED PROCEEDINGS - At the conclusion of debate on the motion to recommit with instructions, the Chair put the question on the motion and by voice vote, announced that the noes had prevailed. Mr. McHenry demanded the yeas and nays and the Chair postponed further consideration until a time to be announced.
09/30/2020-12:21pmHouseThe previous question on the motion to recommit with instructions was ordered without objection.
09/30/2020-12:14pmHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with 10 minutes of debate on the McHenry motion to recommit with instructions. The instructions contained in the motion seek to require the bill to be reported back to the House with an amendment to insert new text to the findings section of the bill about congressional and executive actions related to the Uyghur people.
09/30/2020-12:13pmHouseMr. McHenry moved to recommit with instructions to the Committee on Financial Services. (text: CR H5068)
09/30/2020-11:22amHouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with one hour of debate on H.R. 6270.
09/30/2020-11:21amHouseRule provides for consideration of H.R. 4447, H.R. 6270 and H.R. 8319. The resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 4447 under a structured rulee with 90 minutes of general debate. The resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 6270, under closed rule and H.R. 8319 under a closed rule.
09/30/2020-11:21amHouseConsidered under the provisions of rule H. Res. 1129. (consideration: CR H5063-5070)
09/21/2020-5:49pmHouseRules Committee Resolution H. Res. 1129 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 4447, H.R. 6270 and H.R. 8319. The resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 4447 under a structured rulee with 90 minutes of general debate. The resolution provides for consideration of H.R. 6270, under closed rule and H.R. 8319 under a closed rule.
03/12/2020HouseReferred to the House Committee on Financial Services.
03/12/2020HouseIntroduced in House

Cosponsors (5)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Sherman, Brad [D-CA-30]* 03/12/2020
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large]* 03/12/2020
Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7]* 03/12/2020
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] 09/21/2020
Rep. Green, Al [D-TX-9] 09/21/2020

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Financial Services03/12/2020 Referred to
Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs10/01/2020 Referred to

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Latest Summary (2)

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Passed House (09/30/2020)

Uyghur Forced Labor Disclosure Act of 2020

This bill requires issuers of securities to publicly disclose their activities related to China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region. Specifically, issuers must disclose the importation of manufactured goods and materials that originated or are sourced from that region, as well as details about the commercial activity, gross revenue and net profits, and future import plans regarding these goods and materials. Furthermore, issuers must disclose whether any of these goods or materials are from forced labor camps.