House Bill 217
118th Congress(2023-2024)
Country of Origin Labeling Requirement Act
Introduced
Introduced
Introduced in House on Jan 9, 2023
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jan 9, 2023
Latest Action
Jan 9, 2023
Origin Chamber
House
Type
Bill
Bill
The primary form of legislative measure used to propose law. Depending on the chamber of origin, bills begin with a designation of either H.R. or S. Joint resolution is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
217
Congress
118
Policy Area
Commerce
Commerce
Primary focus of measure is business investment, development, regulation; small business; consumer affairs; competition and restrictive trade practices; manufacturing, distribution, retail; marketing; intellectual property. Measures concerning international competitiveness and restrictions on imports and exports may fall under Foreign Trade and International Finance policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
New Jersey
California
House Votes (0)
Senate Votes (0)
No House votes have been held for this bill.
Summary

Country of Origin Labeling Requirement Act

This bill requires retail sellers of products online to conspicuously disclose the country of origin of the products.

This requirement does not apply to individuals selling products through third-party websites or mobile applications.

The Federal Trade Commission must enforce violations of this requirement as unfair or deceptive trade practices.

Text (1)
January 9, 2023
Actions (2)
01/09/2023
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
01/09/2023
Introduced in House
Public Record
Record Updated
Jan 31, 2023 6:08:11 PM