Rules & Regulations
In 2010 President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Consumer Protection Act into law. Section 1502 of that law requires public companies to report to the Securities and Exchanges Commission the results of due diligence on the supply chains of their products that contain Conflict Minerals. As a result companies are reaching out to their suppliers to gather this required information
Below are links from which you can access information from the US government on both Dodd-Frank and the Securities and Exchange Commission’s final rule covering Conflict Minerals.
A PDF version provided by the SEC can be found here.
A PDF of the SEC’s final rule can be found here.
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