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DHS Publishes UFLPA Strategy

Jun. 21, 2022
By: Meaghan E. Vander Schaaf

The Department of Homeland Security has published its much-anticipated Strategy to Prevent the Importation of Goods Minded, Produced, or Manufactured with Forced Labor in the People’s Republic of China(UFLPA Strategy). The Uyghur Forced Labor Prevention Act (UFLPA), enacted December 23, 2021, instructs the Forced Labor Enforcement Task Force (FLETF), chaired by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), to develop a strategy for supporting the enforcement of Section 307 of the Tariff Act of 1930, as amended (19 U.S.C. § 1307) to prevent the importation into the United States of goods mined, produced, or manufactured wholly or in part with forced labor in the People’s Republic of China (PRC).

Read about the DHS Strategy here.