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Transparency in UK Company Supply Chains (Eradication of Slavery) Bill 2012-13

Type of Bill:
Private Members' Bill (Ballot Bill)
Sponsor:
Michael Connarty

Progress of the Bill

Bill started in the House of Commons

  1. House of Commons
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  2. House of Lords
    1. 1st reading
    2. 2nd reading
    3. Committee stage
    4. Report stage
    5. 3rd reading
  3. Consideration of Amendments
  4. Royal Assent

Latest Bill

House Bill Date
Commons Bill 26 2012-2013, as introduced | PDF version, 83KB 09.07.2012

Latest news on the Transparency in UK Company Supply Chains (Eradication of Slavery) Bill 2012-13

The Bill failed to complete its passage through Parliament before the end of the session. This means the Bill will make no further progress.

Summary of the Transparency in UK Company Supply Chains (Eradication of Slavery) Bill 2012-13

A Bill to require large companies in the UK to make annual statements of measures taken by them to eradicate slavery, human trafficking, forced labour and the worst forms of child labour (as set out in Article 3 of the International Labour Organisation’s Convention No. 182) from their supply chains; to require such companies to provide customers and investors with information about measures taken by them to eliminate slavery, human trafficking, forced labour and the worst forms of child labour; to provide victims of slavery with necessary protections and rights; and for connected purposes.

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