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Bill C-262 An Act respecting the corporate responsibility to prevent, address and remedy adverse impacts on human rights occurring in relation to business activities conducted abroad

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Summary

This enactment, among other things, requires businesses to establish processes to prevent, address and remedy adverse impacts on human rights that occur in relation to their business activities conducted abroad.

Issuer

Canada

Year

2022

Region

North America

Issuer (type)

House of Commons of Canada (Government)

Instrument type

Bill

Disclosure instrument

Yes

Geographical scope

National

Mandatory or voluntary

Mandatory

Text analysis

    • Very High 1.73%
    • High 0.28%
    • E focus: water, environment
    • S focus: discrimination, forced labour, human rights, collective bargaining
    • G focus: bribery, collective bargaining, corruption, forced labour, human rights, accountability
    • Administrative services, Finance, Management, Public administration, Transportation