H.R.1155: Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act

About This Bill

  • Introduced Feb. 18, 2021
  • Latest Major Action Dec. 22, 2022

Bill Cosponsors

114 (76 Democrats, 38 Republicans)

Bill Versions

Bill Summary

Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act This bill imposes various restrictions related to China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, including by prohibiting certain imports from Xinjiang and imposing sanctions on those responsible for human rights violations there. Goods manufactured or produced in Xinjiang shall not be entitled to entry into the United States unless U.S. Customs and Border Protection (1) determines that the goods were not...

(Source: Library of Congress)

What Lawmakers Are Saying About This Bill

There are 13 statements associated with H.R.1155.

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 22, 2022
Received in the Senate.
Dec. 8, 2021
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 428 - 1 (Roll no. 412).
Dec. 8, 2021
Considered as unfinished business.
Dec. 8, 2021
Considered under suspension of the rules.
Dec. 8, 2021
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Dec. 8, 2021
At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
Dec. 8, 2021
DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1155.
Dec. 8, 2021
Mr. Meeks moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Dec. 8, 2021
On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 428 - 1 (Roll no. 412). (text: CR H7495-7498)
Dec. 8, 2021
Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H7533)
Dec. 8, 2021
Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H7495-7504)
April 28, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship.
April 21, 2021
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
April 21, 2021
Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Feb. 18, 2021
Referred to the Committee on Foreign Affairs, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, the Judiciary, and Financial Services, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Feb. 18, 2021
Referred to the Subcommittee on Trade.
Feb. 18, 2021

Introduced in the House by Jim McGovern (D-Mass.)

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