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Economic sanctions Forced labour Slavery

Article 1 provides for the cancellation of the registration of any business found to have subjected workers to conditions akin to slavery.

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This implies that the business will be prevented from performing any transactions in the State of Piauí.

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Law / 5 January 2015 / Brazil / Piauí State Law No. 6632 / 2015

This State Law from the State of Piauí provides for the cancellation of the registration of any business found to have subjected workers to conditions akin to slavery. This means that the business will be prevented from performing any transactions in the State of Piauí. This measure reaches establishments selling products from suppliers that subject their workers to conditions analogous to slavery, as well as the business partners of such businesses or companies. Under this law, the business partners of such companies are prevented from entering a new application for registration. See similar laws in the States of Bahia and Sao Paolo.