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Canadian Conflict Minerals Act C-486 Defeated in Vote Yesterday

September 25, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Bill C-486, the Canadian version of the U.S. Conflict Minerals Law, was voted down yesterday. We’ll post more tomorrow as we learn more. C-486 was introduced as a “private member’s bill” which rarely pass. A private member’s bill is a bill introduced in a parliamentary system by a member of […]

Canada to vote on Conflict Minerals A...

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September 16, 2014|Written by GreenSoft Technology, Inc. Bill C-486, the Conflict Minerals Act, is due to be voted on this month by Canada’s House of Commons. If passed, the legislation would require companies that are engaged in the extraction, purchasing, trading or use of 3TG minerals (tin, tantalum, tungsten or gold) originating from the Democratic Republic of Congo […]