European Parliament Committees discuss amendments to opinion on proposal for a Regulation Prohibiting products made with forced labour on the Union market

28 JULY 2023

The European Parliament Committees for International Trade (INTA) and Internal Market and Consumer Protection (IMCO) held on 18 July an exchange on the amendments tabled on the Proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on prohibiting products made with forced labour on the Union market. The Committees are jointly responsible for the dossier and are expected to vote on the draft report on 19 September 2023.

Meanwhile, the Draft Opinions of the Committees for the other Committees for Opinion have already been presented, namely the Committee on Development (DEVE) PE742.681, the Committees on Fisheries (PECHE) PE739.691 and the Committee on Employment and Social Affairs (EMPL) PE745.486.

The co-Rapporteurs are Ms Maria-Manuel LEITÃO-MARQUES (S&D for IMCO) and Ms Samira RAFAELA (Renew for INTA).

More information:

Recording of the discussion in committee of 18 July 2023 on the amendments tabled

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