New Bill in US House Will Strengthen Anti-IUU laws and Fight Human Rights Abuses in Supply Chain
Earlier this week, Rep. Jared Huffman (D-CA), Chair of the Natural Resources Subcommittee on Water, Oceans, and Wildlife, and Rep. Garret Graves (R-LA) introduced the Illegal Fishing and Forced Labor Prevention Act which strengthens the U.S.'s fight against illegal, unregulated, and unreported (IUU) fishing and human rights abuses in the seafood supply chain.
The bipartisan bill links IUU fishing to forced labor in the seafood supply chain and makes seafood import monitoring more effective. It would also increase transparency...
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