The US House of Representatives has approved a bill that would effectively ban imports from Xinjiang. The legislation now moves to the Senate. Photo: Reuters The US House of Representatives has approved a bill that would effectively ban imports from Xinjiang. The legislation now moves to the Senate. Photo: Reuters
The US House of Representatives has approved a bill that would effectively ban imports from Xinjiang. The legislation now moves to the Senate. Photo: Reuters

US House passes forced labour bill that would bar Xinjiang imports

  • The legislation, which now goes to the Senate, would require any importer of Xinjiang-sourced products to prove they were not made using forced labour
  • The bill, called the Uygur Forced Labour Prevention Act, was approved by a vote of 406-3

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The US House of Representatives has approved a bill that would effectively ban imports from Xinjiang. The legislation now moves to the Senate. Photo: Reuters The US House of Representatives has approved a bill that would effectively ban imports from Xinjiang. The legislation now moves to the Senate. Photo: Reuters
The US House of Representatives has approved a bill that would effectively ban imports from Xinjiang. The legislation now moves to the Senate. Photo: Reuters
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