Comments on the Statement on the Commission's Conflict Minerals Rule

Submitted Comments

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Comments have been received from individuals and entities using the following Letter Type
A: 12
B: 834
C: 10,707
 
Jul. 18, 2017 Tim Bird, Senior Quality Engineer, Gooch Housego PLC
May 18, 2017 John Phipps
Apr. 20, 2017 Steve Breyman, Professor of Science and Technology Studies, Rensselaer
Apr. 18, 2017 Stephen E. Roth, Vice-President and General Counsel, JTV
Apr. 6, 2017 Timothy W. Rye, Owner, RYECO Incorporated
Mar. 24, 2017 Kimberly Wilson
Mar. 23, 2017 Jane Dimnwaobi, Student, Conflict-Free Campus Initiative Organizer
Mar. 22, 2017 Tom Corson
Mar. 21, 2017 Paul A. Legnetti, Vice President, Chief Technical Officer, Breen Color Concentrates
Mar. 21, 2017 Murairi Janvier Bakihanaye, Civil Society, Goma, The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Mar. 21, 2017 Edward Orlet, Vice President of Government Affairs, National Association of Electrical Distributors
Mar. 20, 2017 Thomas W. Farley, President, New York Stock Exchange
Mar. 20, 2017 Barbara Carr
Mar. 19, 2017 Sue E. Schene
Mar. 19, 2017 Marc Pane, Esq., Corporate Counsel, Sabin Metal Corporation
Mar. 17, 2017 Michael Loch, President, Responsible Trade LLC
Mar. 17, 2017 Student Leaders from the Conflict-Free Campus Initiative
Mar. 17, 2017 David Henderson, President, and Roland D. Chavasse, Director, Tantalum-Niobium International Study Center (T.I.C.)
Mar. 17, 2017 Madison McEwen, Campus Organizer, Conflict-Free Campus Initiative
Mar. 17, 2017 John Hayes, Chair, Corporate Governance Committee, Business Roundtable
Mar. 17, 2017 Rwanda Mining Association
Mar. 17, 2017 James R. Rentsch, Vice President, Technical Operations and Workforce, Aerospace Industries Association
Mar. 17, 2017 Douglas Hileman, President, Douglas Hileman Consulting LLC
Mar. 17, 2017 Mark S. Chenoweth, General Counsel, Washington Legal Foundation
Mar. 17, 2017 Jean Rogers, CEO, Founder, Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB)
Mar. 17, 2017 Seema Joshi, Head of Business and Human Rights, Amnesty International
Mar. 17, 2017 Kay Nimmo, ITRI Ltd
Mar. 17, 2017 Joel Muhigirwa
Mar. 17, 2017 Japan Electronics and Information Technology Industries Association
Mar. 17, 2017 Darla C. Stuckey, President and CEO, Society for Corporate Governance
Mar. 17, 2017 Global Witness
Mar. 17, 2017 Julia Ormond, Founder and President, ASSET
Mar. 17, 2017 Balu Sharma, CEO, SupplierSoft
Mar. 17, 2017 Ellen J. Kennedy, Executive Director, World Without Genocide
Mar. 17, 2017 David Aronson
Mar. 17, 2017 Ntekereze Enock, Student Leader, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT)
Mar. 17, 2017 Penny Somer-Greif, Chair, and Gregory T. Lawrence, Vice-Chair, Committee on Securities Law, Business Law Section, Maryland State Bar Association
Mar. 17, 2017 Susan Baker, Vice President, Shareholder Advocacy, Trillium Asset Management
Mar. 17, 2017 Tom Quaadman, Excecutive Vice President, Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness, U.S. Chamber of Commerce
Mar. 17, 2017 David French, Senior Vice President, Government Relations, National Retail Federation
Mar. 17, 2017 Corporate Governance Coalition for Investor Value
Mar. 17, 2017 Sandra Pappas, State Senator, State of Minnesota
Mar. 16, 2017 Richard Natoli-Rombach
Mar. 16, 2017 D. Fieri
Mar. 16, 2017 Greer Hart
Mar. 16, 2017 Fern Abrams, Director Regulatory Affairs, IPC – Association Connecting Electronics Industries
Mar. 16, 2017 Robert Bitumba, General Manager, Better Sourcing Congo SARL, and Benjamin Clair, Managing Director, Better Sourcing Program Ltd.
Mar. 16, 2017 Rachel Carlson
Mar. 16, 2017 Matthew Weinraub
Mar. 16, 2017 Ann Wilson, Senior Vice President, Government Affairs, Motor and Equipment Manufacturers Association
Mar. 16, 2017 Kathleen F. McGuigan, Retail Industry Leaders Association
Mar. 16, 2017 Aaron Alberico
Mar. 16, 2017 Kelly Aylward, Washington Office Director, Wildlife Conservation Society, and Richard Tshombe, Country Director and Representative, WCS Democratic Republic of Congo Program
Mar. 16, 2017 Jean M. Bails
Mar. 16, 2017 John E. Arnett, Government Affairs Cousel, Copper Brass Fabricators Council, Inc.
Mar. 16, 2017 Chris N. Bayer, Ph.D., Principal Investigator, Development International e.V.
Mar. 16, 2017 Jamal Usseni, CEO/SAM
Mar. 16, 2017 Rick Helfenbein, President & CEO, American Apparel Footwear Association (AAFA)
Mar. 16, 2017 Linda Dempsey, Vice President of International Economic Affairs, National Association of Manufacturers
Mar. 16, 2017 Alexa Burr, Director, Regulatory & Technical Affairs, American Chemistry Council
Mar. 16, 2017 Tim Mohin, Chief Executive, GRI
Mar. 16, 2017 Robin Wolpert, President, Minnesota State Bar Association
Mar. 15, 2017 Julie Sherman, Executive Director, Wildlife Impact
Mar. 15, 2017 Karen B.
Mar. 15, 2017 Stanley Nowakowski
Mar. 15, 2017 Tanya Tiedje
Mar. 15, 2017 Tom Watson
Mar. 15, 2017 Paulena Meyer
Mar. 15, 2017 Logan De Ley
Mar. 15, 2017 Olivier Mitima, Comite de Surveillance des Abus de Droits de l'Homme ert Actes de Corruption dans et autour des Sites Miniers de Kalehe, Nyabibwe, The Democratic Republic of The Congo
Mar. 15, 2017 Kathy Ash
Mar. 15, 2017 Wera Meyer
Mar. 15, 2017 Kay Sullivan
Mar. 15, 2017 Andrej Suskavcevic, President and CEO, Financial Executives Internation
Mar. 15, 2017 Michael Stuart
Mar. 15, 2017 Brad Rigby
Mar. 15, 2017 Russell A. Mittermeier, Ph.D., Chair, IUCN SSC Primate Specialist Group, et al.
Mar. 14, 2017 Heidi Nelson
Mar. 14, 2017 Sandy Gonzales
Mar. 14, 2017 Muriel Hackel
Mar. 14, 2017 Carmel Burgess
Mar. 14, 2017 Elisabetta Sassaroli
Mar. 14, 2017 Lorna Joachim
Mar. 14, 2017 Katie Katz
Mar. 14, 2017 Annemarie Kresser
Mar. 14, 2017 Bob Kempton
Mar. 14, 2017 Shara Lynn Kelsey
Mar. 14, 2017 Laura Lynn
Mar. 14, 2017 Rob Lederer, Executive Director, Conflict-Free Souring Initiative (CFSI)/Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC)
Mar. 14, 2017 Diane Goetz
Mar. 14, 2017 Matthew Geekie, General Counsel, Graybar Electric Company, Inc
Mar. 14, 2017 Michael Klein
Mar. 14, 2017 Rob Lederer, Executive Director, Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC), Conflict-Free Sourcing Initiative (CFSI)
Mar. 13, 2017 Martin Kabewelulu, IKOLI
Mar. 13, 2017 Harrison Mitchell and Dr. Nicholas Garrett, RCS Global
Mar. 10, 2017 Richard E. Goss, Senior Vice President, Environment & Sustainability, Information Technology Industry Council
Mar. 10, 2017 Heather Fadden
Mar. 10, 2017 Edwin L Barber, III, Senior Advisor, GoodWorks International LLC
Mar. 9, 2017 John Morlino, Founder of The ETHIC
Mar. 9, 2017 Liz Gauntner
Mar. 9, 2017 Marc L. Abraham, President, Strike Entertainment
Mar. 9, 2017 David H. Levine
Mar. 9, 2017 Jeremy Kisner, CFP
Mar. 9, 2017 Mary Ann Tregoning
Mar. 9, 2017 Ellen A. Bresnick
Mar. 9, 2017 Terry FitzPatrick, Free the Slaves on behalf of COSCAE Coalition in Congo
Mar. 9, 2017 Sybil E. Schlesinger
Mar. 9, 2017 Joyce R. Raby
Mar. 9, 2017 Nali Lus
Mar. 9, 2017 Liz Williamson, Senior Honorary Researcher, University of Stirling
Mar. 8, 2017 Woody M.Collins, President, Congo Helping Hands, Inc.
Mar. 8, 2017 Hanna Klaus, M.D.
Mar. 8, 2017 Lenore Madeleine
Mar. 8, 2017 Sally Broadhurst
Mar. 8, 2017 Gulshan Oomerjee
Mar. 8, 2017 M.E. Lawrence
Mar. 8, 2017 Matt Steen
Mar. 8, 2017 Darrah D. Degnan
Mar. 8, 2017 Kelly Johnson, Associate Professor of Religious Studies, Univeristy of Dayton
Mar. 8, 2017 Kevin Sink, Vice President of Quality, TTI, Inc.
Mar. 8, 2017 Taylor Reed, Associate, Investment & ESG Research, Figure 8 Investment Strategies
Mar. 7, 2017 Janice M. Gintzler
Mar. 7, 2017 Matthew Bradley, Rector, St. John's Episcopal Church
Mar. 7, 2017 Lisa N. Woll, CEO, US SIF and US SIF Foundation
Mar. 7, 2017 Corneille Semakuba, Human Rights Advocate
Mar. 7, 2017 Lauren Compere, Managing Director, Boston Common Asset Management, et al.
Mar. 7, 2017 Susan Pugsley
Mar. 7, 2017 Mary J. Ondrechen
Mar. 7, 2017 Lynne Eggers
Mar. 7, 2017 Jason J. McSparren, University of Massachusetts, Boston
Mar. 7, 2017 Kim Caouette
Mar. 7, 2017 Nancy Dawod
Mar. 7, 2017 Gregory Corning
Mar. 7, 2017 Loretta Lehman
Mar. 7, 2017 June Cattell
Mar. 7, 2017 Karina Kreider
Mar. 7, 2017 Kara Faizy, Communication Officer, Executive Secretariat, COSOC-GL
Mar. 7, 2017 David L. Mount
Mar. 7, 2017 Joseph E. Volpe
Mar. 7, 2017 Alan D. Howe
Mar. 7, 2017 Michele von Kampen
Mar. 7, 2017 Gloria V. Trinka
Mar. 7, 2017 Stephanie L Eastwood
Mar. 7, 2017 Jennifer Falcon
Mar. 7, 2017 Tod Boyer
Mar. 7, 2017 Ditra Walsh
Mar. 6, 2017 Thomas Faletti, Social Studies Department Chair, Archbishop Carroll High School
Mar. 6, 2017 James B. Thompson
Mar. 6, 2017 Elsie McKee, Ph.D.
Mar. 6, 2017 Evan Anderson
Mar. 6, 2017 Joern Kersten
Mar. 6, 2017 Michael L. Kelly
Mar. 6, 2017 Sharon Baker
Mar. 6, 2017 Bryanne Lotter
Mar. 6, 2017 Doug and Jan Parker
Mar. 6, 2017 Andrea R. Vespoint
Mar. 6, 2017 Dr. Margaret Noyes
Mar. 6, 2017 Barbara C. Hughes
Mar. 6, 2017 Judy G. Singer
Mar. 6, 2017 Susan White, Director, Oneida Trust Enrollment Committee
Mar. 6, 2017 Elizabeth Barad, NYC Bar
Mar. 6, 2017 Stephen G. Price, Justice and Peace Liaison, Society of African Missions
Mar. 6, 2017 Peter Fessenden
Mar. 6, 2017 William H. Boyd
Mar. 6, 2017 Samuel J. Brock
Mar. 6, 2017 Robin Pappas
Mar. 6, 2017 Abraham J. Meintjes, Cdr Ret SA Navy, Member of the Natural Healer's Association
Mar. 6, 2017 Edith A. Ogella
Mar. 6, 2017 Christopher Evans
Mar. 6, 2017 Michael Monroe
Mar. 6, 2017 PhD Mary Alice Hearn
Mar. 6, 2017 Bob Jorgensen
Mar. 6, 2017 Christopher R. Van Dyk, Principal Owner, Bainbridge Media Group
Mar. 6, 2017 Deborah Crump-Doyle
Mar. 6, 2017 Joe Modeste
Mar. 6, 2017 Leslie L. McCollom, Lawyer
Mar. 6, 2017 Joelle C. Williams-Dupuy
Mar. 6, 2017 Mollie S.
Mar. 6, 2017 Sheri Billett
Mar. 6, 2017 Rebecca C. Tinsley, company director
Mar. 6, 2017 Virginia D. Lezhnev, Ph.D.
Mar. 6, 2017 Joan C. Anderson
Mar. 6, 2017 John Saffron
Mar. 6, 2017 Peggy Alt, retired jewelry salesperson
Mar. 6, 2017 Anne Dooney, Professor of Education for Neurologically Impaired
Mar. 6, 2017 Jim Steitz
Mar. 6, 2017 Vivian J. Gold, Associate Clinical Professor, UCLA
Mar. 6, 2017 Cynthia L. Clague
Mar. 6, 2017 Mary Beene, Pastor
Mar. 6, 2017 Robert R. Freitas
Mar. 6, 2017 Jane L. Van Praag
Mar. 6, 2017 Perry M. Chappano
Mar. 6, 2017 Marge Schwartz
Mar. 6, 2017 Glen Anderson
Mar. 6, 2017 Maria Studer, Elder, First Presbyterian Church, Levittown, NY
Mar. 6, 2017 Robert W. Justis, President, Justis Consulting
Mar. 6, 2017 Joe Galdo
Mar. 6, 2017 June Maselli
Mar. 6, 2017 Janice Cumming
Mar. 6, 2017 C.W.
Mar. 6, 2017 Judith A. Niemann
Mar. 6, 2017 Denyse Creesy
Mar. 6, 2017 Kimberlee Dow, VP Dovercraft Inc
Mar. 6, 2017 Nancy J. Hauer
Mar. 6, 2017 Kinte Grant, New Black Panther party
Mar. 6, 2017 Roslyn Jones
Mar. 6, 2017 Mohrgan Pratten
Mar. 6, 2017 Aubrey Jaffer
Mar. 6, 2017 Dave Mattozzi
Mar. 6, 2017 Ingrid Sakrison
Mar. 6, 2017 Sue C. Dirksen, Professor of Art, Cabrillo College
Mar. 6, 2017 Charles H. Decelles
Mar. 6, 2017 Robert W. Fritsch
Mar. 6, 2017 Louis B. DiMento
Mar. 6, 2017 Lorrie Ogren, MA,LPCC, Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor, Alternative Psychotherapy LLC
Mar. 6, 2017 Seth Thompson, Ph.D., Emeritus Professor of Politicial Science, Loyola Marymount University
Mar. 6, 2017 Patricia Massa
Mar. 6, 2017 Chris Jones
Mar. 6, 2017 Barbara Zaha
Mar. 6, 2017 Michael-Leonard Creditor
Mar. 6, 2017 Rita Gersman
Mar. 6, 2017 Kathi Simonsen, President, MediaGrowth Executive Summit
Mar. 6, 2017 Ron Gosworth
Mar. 6, 2017 Colonel R. Meyer
Mar. 6, 2017 Eric R. West, President, E. R. West Associates, Inc.
Mar. 6, 2017 Bryan A. Bremner
Mar. 6, 2017 Jack Brown
Mar. 6, 2017 Edward A. Rubin
Mar. 6, 2017 Susan DuBois
Mar. 6, 2017 John J. Majka
Mar. 6, 2017 Donna K. Webb
Mar. 6, 2017 John H. Kahle, Vice President, General Counsel, Secretary, Chief Compliance Officer
Mar. 6, 2017 Jeane L. Harrison
Mar. 6, 2017 Suzanne Kuffler
Mar. 6, 2017 Ruth A. Steger
Mar. 6, 2017 Karen A. Christian
Mar. 6, 2017 Ira Simmons
Mar. 6, 2017 Ken Gunther
Mar. 6, 2017 William T. Stelzer
Mar. 6, 2017 David Mikell
Mar. 6, 2017 John P. Booth
Mar. 6, 2017 Patricia Cachopo
Mar. 6, 2017 Carl Lloyd
Mar. 6, 2017 Tasha McManus
Mar. 6, 2017 Thomas Perez
Mar. 6, 2017 Marlena Lange
Mar. 6, 2017 Stephanie K. Draude
Mar. 6, 2017 Patti Martin
Mar. 6, 2017 Dennis C. Opferman
Mar. 6, 2017 John Pasqua
Mar. 6, 2017 Rita A. Petruccelli
Mar. 6, 2017 Elke Hoppenbrouwers
Mar. 6, 2017 Ms. Margaret Stein
Mar. 6, 2017 Louis B. DiMento
Mar. 3, 2017 Kelley Ready
Mar. 2, 2017 Erika Nielsen, Director, Global Government Affairs, BorgWarner Inc.
Mar. 2, 2017 Lynnette C. Fallon, EVP and General Counsel, Axcelis Technologies, Inc.
Mar. 1, 2017 Nicole Loh
Feb. 27, 2017 Laura Gordon
Feb. 27, 2017 Loretta Stadler
Feb. 27, 2017 David A. Bouffard, Vice President of Corporate Affairs, Signet Jewelers Ltd.
Feb. 27, 2017 Maureen Griffin
Feb. 27, 2017 Joanne Lebert, Executive Director, Partnership Africa Canada
Feb. 26, 2017 Per Loof, Chief Executive Officer, KEMET Electronics Corporation
Feb. 25, 2017 Adriel E. Shearer, Professor of World History and Human Geography
Feb. 24, 2017 Remy Kasindi Lurhakwa, Civil Society Organization
Feb. 24, 2017 Sasha Lezhnev, Associate Director of Policy, Enough Project
Feb. 24, 2017 Avni Bhalakia, MD
Feb. 24, 2017 Ellen Bresnahan
Feb. 23, 2017 Julie Jahn
Feb. 23, 2017 Most Reverend Oscar Cantú, Bishop of Las Cruces, Chair of the Committee on International Justice and Peace
Feb. 23, 2017 Jamal Usseni Jamael, Civil society actor
Feb. 22, 2017 Act4Accountability
Feb. 22, 2017 Jess F. Kraus, IV, CEO, Source Intelligence
Feb. 21, 2017 Stacey Foreman, Sustainable Procurement Coordinator, City of Portland, Oregon
Feb. 21, 2017 Fred Mrachina
Feb. 21, 2017 Gregory W. Kleffner, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Stein Mart, Inc.
Feb. 19, 2017 Lauren L. Fortgang, Policy Director, Never Again Coalition
Feb. 17, 2017 Lauren Compere, Managing Director, Boston Common Asset Management, et al.
Feb. 17, 2017 Prince K. Kihangi, Civil Society Leader
Feb. 17, 2017 Sharon Gorsch
Feb. 16, 2017 Nancy Dawson, Active Citizen and Consumer
Feb. 16, 2017 Mark C. Hanna, Richline Group Inc.,
Feb. 15, 2017 Jade West, Senior Vice President, Government Relations, National Association of Wholesaler-Distributors (NAW)
Feb. 15, 2017 David E. Sheer, The Steel Supply Company
Feb. 14, 2017 Macdonald N.O Mwakasendile
Feb. 14, 2017 Martin B. Fromer, Oregon Area Coordinator, Amnesty International USA
Feb. 14, 2017 Judith Baker, Literacy Consultant, African Storybook Initiative
Feb. 14, 2017 Ellen Belle
Feb. 14, 2017 Peggy Barker, Esquire, General Counsel, Riverfront Steel, Inc.
Feb. 14, 2017 David Sheer
Feb. 14, 2017 Peter Vander Meulen, Coordinator, Office of Social Justice, Christian Reformed Church in North America
Feb. 13, 2017 Therese MacKenzie, SHCJ
Feb. 13, 2017 Catherine Callaghan, SHCJ
Feb. 11, 2017 Aaron Byamungu wa Nyamulaa, Union d'Action pour les Initiatives de Developpement (UAID)
Feb. 11, 2017 Harriet Steinberg
Feb. 11, 2017 Pat Aron
Feb. 10, 2017 David Grantham, Ph.D., Senior Fellow, National Center for Policy Analysis
Feb. 9, 2017 Julie K. Kabukanyi
Feb. 9, 2017 Garrett Moore, Campaign Manager, #StandWithCongo
Feb. 9, 2017 David C. Fischer
Feb. 8, 2017 Susan Freudenheim, Executive Director, and Mike Brand, Director of Advocacy and Programs; Jewish World Watch
Feb. 8, 2017 David C. Fischer
Feb. 8, 2017 Michael E. Esposito
Feb. 8, 2017 Sarah Stoll
Feb. 6, 2017 Lawrence Heim, Managing Director, Elm Sustainability Partners LLC
Feb. 6, 2017 Amanda Ulrich
Feb. 5, 2017 Steve R. Lindell, Twin City EDM Mfg. Inc.
Feb. 4, 2017 Sharon Gorsch
Feb. 3, 2017 Magdy Henry, Vice President, Supply Chain
Feb. 3, 2017 Mitch Austin
Feb. 2, 2017 Jeffrey W. Rubin
Feb. 2, 2017 Jared Peterson, CEO, Vermillion Incorporated
Feb. 2, 2017 Alexander Gordon, Jewelry business owner
Feb. 2, 2017 David Gillies
Feb. 2, 2017 Greg Towsley, Managing Owner, Sunflower Electrical Systems LLC
Feb. 1, 2017 Anonymous
Feb. 1, 2017 Dennis W. Cox, Risk Reward Limited, London, United Kingdom
Feb. 1, 2017 Jerry Warlow, Procurement Director, Astec Industries, Lebanon, Pennsylvania
Feb. 1, 2017 Holly Baxter
Feb. 1, 2017 Stewart L. Werner, Executive Director, Conflict Minerals Compliance, Gilbert, Arizona

Meetings with SEC Officials

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May 15, 2017 Memorandum from the Division of Corporation Finance regarding a May 15, 2017, meeting with representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands
Mar. 22, 2017 Memorandum from the Division of Corporation Finance regarding a March 22, 2017, meeting with representatives of the Democratic Republic of the Congo
Mar. 17, 2017 Memorandum from the Division of Corporation Finance regarding a March 17, 2017, call with representatives of the Midwest Coalition for Responsible Investment, et al.
Mar. 14, 2017 Memorandum from the Division of Corporation Finance regarding a March 14, 2017, meeting with a representative of the Enough Project
Mar. 8, 2017 Memorandum from the Division of Corporation Finance regarding a March 8, 2017, meeting with a representative of Elm Sustainability Partners LLC